Definition of clear-headed in English:


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  • Alert and thinking logically and coherently: he was finally clear-headed enough to make some sort of decision clear-headed analysis
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    • To one long-time friend, I am a very clear-headed, logical person.
    • My thanks to the many alert and obviously clear-headed readers who spotted the error and were kind enough to e-mail me.
    • They have to be clear-headed, alert and attentive to the other's responses.



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  • His rehearsals are models of clear-headedness and professional courtesy - he effortlessly commands respect.
  • I hope I would have had the courage and clear-headedness to act as those ordinary, amazing passengers did.
  • Given that, I think the book is a pretty good balance between sycophancy and clear-headedness.

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