This Idiomatic Phrasal-Adjective — (to be) “Clear-Cut” — (as in: a decision / an answer / some information) — is used to describe some piece of information which is very “clear” — (simple / decisive / easy to comprehend / etc.) — without the possibility for the information to be mis-construed or *mal-comprehended in any way.
The term “Clear-Cut” can also be a Phrasal-Verb with a very different — yet much more literal — meaning. It refers to the mass-murder & destruction of those wonderful oxygen-giving friends of ours… Trees. This is largely done by dumb-ass red-neck “Lumber-Jacks” (who falsely consider themselves to be “wilderness men”)…
But this is also done at the command of corporate business executives who are only concerned with providing the world with not-very-good hamburgers — at the expense of beautiful oxygen-giving Tree Friends.
For example — the “Clear-Cutting” of the rain-forests of South America for the sake of raising cows on the cleared land, in order to turn them into MacDonald’s hamburgers. Basically, the land is “Cleared” by “Cutting” ALL the trees down.
As for the writing of these terms — you may have noticed that I use the hyphenated form for both of the terms “Clear-Cut”. This is because both of the words “Clear” & “Cut” make-up one single term — regardless of whether it is the Phrasal-Adjective or Phrasal-Verb form.
And that’s that! I hope that the explanations of these two terms were “Clear-Cut” for you. But if not — then please let me know so I can clarify it for you. But, until next time…
Have An Excellent Day!
…Or I’ll make the clear-cut decision to send Hillary Clinton After you!!!
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