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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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What happens next depends on us--on our willingness to confront uncomfortable realities, our willingness to think clearheadedly about emerging challenges, and, most of all, our willingness to continue this debate.