What does "Transparent" mean?


(a.) Admitting the passage of light; open; porous; as, a transparent veil (a.) Having the property of transmitting rays of light, so that bodies can be distinctly seen through; pervious to light; diaphanous; pellucid; as, transparent glass; a transparent diamond; -- opposed to opaque

Synonyms clear, sheer, lucid, straight, obvious, gossamer, thin, limpid, diaphanous, pellucid, crystalline, guileless, crystal clear, filmy, gauzy, vaporous, see-through, cobwebby

Example: "A transparent explanation" Example: "Transparent cristal" Example: "Transparent chiffon"

Word Family nontransparent, transparently