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Obscure Definition

(adjective)

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not drawing attention


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an obscure flaw

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(verb)

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make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing

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(adjective)

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not famous or acclaimed


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an obscure family

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(adjective)

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not clearly expressed or understood


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an obscure turn of phrase

an impulse to go off and fight certain obscure battles of his own spirit

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(verb)

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make unclear, indistinct, or blurred

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(verb)

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make obscure or unclear


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The distinction was obscured

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(verb)

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make less visible or unclear


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The stars are obscured by the clouds

the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley

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(adjective)

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marked by difficulty of style or expression


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those who do not appreciate Kafka's work say his style is obscure

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(adjective)

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remote and separate physically or socially


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an obscure village

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(adjective)

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difficult to find


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an obscure retreat

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(verb)

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reduce a vowel to a neutral one, such as a schwa