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transparent 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/tranˈspe(ə)rənt/,/-ˈspar-/,
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(of a material or article) Allowing light to pass through so that objects behind can be distinctly seen,
  1. (of a material or article) Allowing light to pass through so that objects behind can be distinctly seen
    • - transparent blue water
  2. Easy to perceive or detect
    • - the residents will see through any transparent attempt to buy their votes
    • - the meaning of the poem is by no means transparent
  3. Having thoughts, feelings, or motives that are easily perceived
    • - you'd be no good at poker—you're too transparent
  4. (of an organization or its activities) Open to public scrutiny
    • - if you had transparent government procurement, corruption would go away
  5. Transmitting heat or other electromagnetic rays without distortion

  6. (of a process or interface) Functioning without the user being aware of its presence


  1. crystalline: transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity; "the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent crystal"
  2. diaphanous: so thin as to transmit light; "a hat with a diaphanous veil"; "filmy wings of a moth"; "gauzy clouds of dandelion down"; "gossamer cobwebs"; "sheer silk stockings"; "transparent chiffon"; "vaporous silks"
  3. guileless: free of deceit
  4. easily understood or seen through (because of a lack of subtlety); "a transparent explanation"; "a transparent lie"
  5. (transparently) so as to allow the passage of light; "the red brilliance of the claret shines transparently in our glasses"
  6. (transparentness) transparency: the quality of being clear and transparent
  7. In the field of optics, transparency (also called pellucidity or diaphaneity) is the physical property of allowing light to pass through a material; translucency (also called translucence or translucidity) only allows light to pass through diffusely. The opposite property is opacity. ...
  8. Transparent is the first release by the band Coil. It was a collaboration with Zos Kia and credited to "Zos Kia/Coil".
  9. Transparent is a 2005 documentary film about the experiences of 19 female-to-male transgender parents as they are coming to terms with gender transitioning. ...
  10. Transparental is the ninth solo album by the Dutch guitarist Jan Akkerman. It appeared under the name "Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux"
  11. (Transparency (data compression)) In data compression or psychoacoustics, transparency is the ideal result of lossy data compression. If a lossy compressed result is perceptually indistinguishable from the uncompressed input, then the compression can be declared to be transparent. ...
  12. (Transparency (linguistic)) Linguistic transparency is a phrase which is used in multiple, overlapping subjects in the fields of linguistics and the philosophy of language. It has both normative and descriptive senses.
  13. See-through, clear; having the property that light passes through it almost undisturbed, such that one can see through it clearly; Open, public; having the property that theories and practices are publicly visible, thereby reducing the chance of corruption; Obvious; readily apparent; easy to ...
  14. (transparency) A visual quality in which a distant image or element can be seen through a nearer one.
  15. (Transparency) The ability of a wine to clearly portray all unique aspects of its flavor—fruit, floral, and mineral notes. The opposite would be a wine where flavors are diffused and thoroughly integrated.^[11]
  16. (Transparency) Enhancing searching, sharing, self-publish and commenting across networks makes it easier to find out what’s going on in any situation where there is online activity.
  17. (Transparency) a requirement that sits alongside ‘Accountability’ as a growing expectation on organisations by society.  It implies an openness and willingness to accept public scrutiny that diminishes the capacity for an organisation to practice or harbor deception or deceit.
  18. (TRANSPARENCY) A term used to explain the way information on financial matters, such as financial reports and actions of companies or markets, are communicated so that they are easily understood and frank.
  19. (Transparency) where an organisation, in the interests of being accountable, openly discloses the findings of its social accounts such that stakeholders have a good understanding of how the organisation performs and behaves, and why it does what it does.
  20. (Transparency) The efforts of an organization to be accountable to the public by making their information open and freely available.
  21. (Transparency) High-quality reproduction requires copy transparencies made by photographers experienced in art reproduction. Lighting is very important in terms of evenness, color, and lack of any specular highlights. Transparencies should either be 4"x5" or 8"x10", not a 35mm slide. ...
  22. Transparency is a term referring to the clarity of Earth’s atmosphere.
  23. (transparency) or slide: 35mm, 4" x 5" or 8" x 10" positive image on film which can be projected on a screen or scanned as artwork.
  24. (Transparency) Listening term. An analog that can be best "pictured" in photography. The more "transparent" the sound, the clearer the auditory picture.
  25. (Transparency) Water clarity of a lake as measured with a Secchi disk.