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clearheadedness

Definitions

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  • noun The quality of being clearheaded.

Etymologies

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clearheaded +‎ -ness

Examples

  • This is not to quarrel with statistics which place the convict's intelligence quotient nearly as high as that of his counterpart in free society; it is merely to say that he lacks the particular quality of mind -- call it clearheadedness and plain common sense -- which would let him think in an orderly manner and arrive at sensible conclusions.

    Why Prisoners Riot

  • But I did want the side whose idea of a solution was obviously impractical to at least pay some price for their lack of clearheadedness.

    The Importance of Not Being Too Earnest at SF Novelists

  • She had remained his model for many of the things he valued most: skepticism, resilience, clearheadedness and an insatiable curiosity, combined with a certain nonconformist practicality and joyous sense of fantasy.

    Storyteller

  • “You saved my life,” Lexa said, with the faintest hint of clearheadedness.

    Sweet Deceit

  • “You saved my life,” Lexa said, with the faintest hint of clearheadedness.

    Sweet Deceit

  • Only by understanding and working on all the imbalances in these systems can we hope to regain our health, vitality, energy, and our clearheadedness and happiness.

    The UltraMind Solution

  • Their gibberish has nothing in common with Kirn's clearheadedness.

    Anis Shivani: Does the Ivy League Turn You Into a Moron? Walter Kirn Critiques Princeton in "Lost in the Meritocracy"

  • There is nothing about adult hope that contradicts mature strength, assertiveness and clearheadedness.

    Hillary Raps Obama: "Whatever Happened To The Politics Of Hope"?

  • With all due respect and all the affections I held for your predecessors, [I have never] known someone with your dedication, clearheadedness, focus and determination to help resolve this issue.

    An October Surprise

  • Just when you need your objectivity, strength, and clearheadedness the most, you feel spacey, disconnected, confused.

    Share The Care

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