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obscure
'obscure' - used as an adjective
1. not clearly understood or expressed
an obscure turn of phrase
an impulse to go off and fight certain obscure battles of his own spirit
2. marked by difficulty of style or expression
those who do not appreciate Kafka's work say his style is obscure
3. difficult to find
an obscure retreat
4. not famous or acclaimed
an obscure family
5. not drawing attention
an obscure flaw
6. remote and separate physically or socially
an obscure village

'obscure' - used as a verb
7. make less visible or unclear
The stars are obscured by the clouds
8. make unclear, indistinct, or blurred
9. make obscure or unclear
The distinction was obscured
10. make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing
11. make difficult to perceive by sight
The foliage of the huge tree obscures the view of the lake

derived forms
1. Obscure / Past
obscured
2. Obscure / Third Person
obscures
3. Obscure / Present Participle
obscuring
4. Obscure / Comparitive
obscurer
5. Obscure / Superlative
obscurest
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