Translation of clarify in Spanish:

clarify

aclarar, v.

Pronunciation: /ˈklarɪfʌɪ//ˈklɛrəˌfaɪ/

transitive verb

  • 1

    (explain, make clear)
    (situation/statement/reasons) aclarar
  • 2

    (purify)
    (beer/wine/fat) clarificar

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (position/situation) aclararse
    • To clarify how this can work, let's briefly look at an example.
    • Now the calls for the President to clarify the matter have begun to grow.
    • Further careful epidemiological research is needed to clarify who benefits most from such treatment.
    • There are some important issues that need to be clarified at the outset.
    • And I want to quickly clarify two things I've just heard.
    • A statement clarifying the situation is expected to be issued today.
    • These letters raise fundamental political issues that need to be discussed and clarified.
    • We have now clarified that there was a typo in the press release.
    • What I have sought to do is clarify the role of the Advisory Council.
    • Would someone in the Government clarify who is at fault and who is not?
    • The bill also clarifies the relationship between archives legislation and the Official Information Act.
    • I occasionally had to ask him to either repeat himself or clarify his comments.
    • A further amendment clarifies when public records need to be created.
    • Further investigation would be required to more fully clarify this matter.
    • But the rules changed several times, and he did not clarify which set he relied on.
    • Could you please clarify which of these days it is?
    • The bill also clarifies the position for employees who are sick or bereaved on a public holiday.
    • I hope that clarifies the situation for members.
    • A further consultation was required to clarify the situation and restore trust.
    • She was not available for comment, or to clarify the exact circumstances surrounding the case.
    • Clarifying butter removes the water and milk solids, leaving pure butterfat.
    • The cooked and clarified butter is then spooned off to avoid disturbing the milk solids on the bottom of the pan.
    • Ghee, which is clarified butter, is another commonly used recipe item and is often used for frying.
  • 2

    (wine/beer/butter) clarificarse