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General dictionaries General (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. obscures: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. obscures: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Obscures, obscures: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. obscures: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. obscures: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. obscures: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. obscures: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. obscures: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

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  1. obscures: Legal dictionary [home, info]

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  1. obscures: Encyclopedia [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (obscure)

verb:  make less visible or unclear ("The stars are obscured by the clouds")
verb:  make obscure or unclear ("The distinction was obscured")
verb:  make difficult to perceive by sight ("The foliage of the huge tree obscures the view of the lake")
verb:  make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing
verb:  make unclear, indistinct, or blurred
adjective:  not clearly understood or expressed ("An obscure turn of phrase")
adjective:  not drawing attention ("An obscure flaw")
adjective:  not famous or acclaimed ("An obscure family")
adjective:  difficult to find ("An obscure retreat")
adjective:  marked by difficulty of style or expression ("Those who do not appreciate Kafka's work say his style is obscure")
adjective:  remote and separate physically or socially ("An obscure village")

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Phrases that include obscures:   les cités obscures

Words similar to obscures:   obscure, beclouds, bedims, clouds, hazes, veils, more...


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