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clear·head·ed

 (klîr′hĕd′ĭd)
adj.
Having a clear, orderly mind; sensible.

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

clear•head•ed

(ˈklɪərˈhɛd ɪd)

adj.
having or showing an alert mind.
[1700–10]
clear′head′ed•ly, adv.
clear′head′ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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The lieutenant commander, who always got in a panic that we would fall prey to our bloodthirsty neighbors, blinked trying to speak as clearheadedly as possible.
I believe that a better approach is to think as seriously and clearheadedly as we can about the basic moral principles, rights, duties, and responsibilities applicable in this area.
Shadrack looked at the cement stretches: each one leading clearheadedly to some presumably desirable destination.