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Adjective
Not clearly expressed or easily understood
“The contract is written in obscure language.”
Adjective
Unclear or indistinct
“Yet while Fassbinder remains a signal figure for those who recall his '70s heyday, to a new generation he's something of an obscure shadow from the past.”
Adjective
Not important or well known
“Speaking of obscure Australian actors, Andy sent me an email.”
Adjective
Unclear or indistinct
“The word is of obscure origin.”
Verb
To make unclear or vague
“In fact, it is so covered with clouds that they completely obscure its surface.”
Verb
Make unclear and difficult to understand
“Competing agendas, dismissed administrators and shrill representatives often obscure the facts rather than inform the public.”
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