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Having a clear, orderly mind; sensible.

clear′head′ed·ly adv.
clear′head′ed·ness n.


(ˈklɪərˈhɛd ɪd)

having or showing an alert mind.
clear′head′ed•ly, adv.
clear′head′ed•ness, n.
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Adj.1.clearheaded - not mentally confused; able to think clearly and act intelligently
confused - mentally confused; unable to think with clarity or act intelligently; "the flood of questions left her bewildered and confused"
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One can only hope that there are more clearheaded people among policy makers than Miftah Ismail who says there would be no significant effect on the economy if the country is placed on FATF's grey list.
She was liberal, competent, committed, courageous, clearheaded and an independent lady.
Labour, in opposition or in government, should be clearheaded about all our challenges.
STHE cost of buying properties suitable to become embassies in places like London, Washington and Paris should deter any clearheaded person from voting Yes.
She asserted that eating small amounts of potatoes or rice were also fine, but should be kept to a minimum and if people followed this poem for the entire month of January, not only would they feel clearheaded but will also lose weight.
Those days for him are definitely over and he's clearheaded, working hard and says he's never felt better for it.
All the same, Barak said Iranian rulers could not be relied upon to remain clearheaded.
And while the rhetorical style might be ratcheted up a bit tight, it is accessible and clearheaded, and hardly coarse.
This clearheaded and funny memoir captures the grit and chaos of a tumultuous moment in Central American history, but it's really a coming-of-age story.
Since leaving that band fans of his clearheaded horn playing have been anxiously awaiting some new recorded music, and Jay Walkin' shouldn't disappoint.
of East Anglia and now an expert working for examination boards in the UK on tests of critical thinking, offers students and the general readership the opportunity to practice reasoning in a clearheaded and critical way, the goal being to develop skills in reasoning well and improving skills in analyzing and evaluating arguments.
Christianity is as simple as physics--the continuous, clearheaded stripping down of complex situations to first principles, which takes all the brain cells and spiritual perception that we possess.