adj.clear; obvious; plain
Let me be clear.
The book was written clearly and simply.
He explained very clearly.
This is an obvious hint.
adj.sensible; reasonable; wise
She is a sensible person.
Why can't you be a sensible person?
I want to find a wise person to solve this problem.
adj.understand; realize; know
I don't see what you mean.
You ought to understand your responsibility.
It seems that you haven't understood what I'm saying.
know the secret of something
adj.open; unequivocal; explicit; frank
If you have any opinions, state them openly.
It would be best to be frank with him.
- Note"明白" is different from "清楚". When used as a verb, "明白" often refers to "understand"; "清楚" often refers to "be clear".
- "明白" can be reduplicated, for example: "明明白白".
I've made myself abundantly clear.