Definition - obscure

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obscure
  1. marked by difficulty of style or expression; "much that was dark is now quite clear to me"; "those who do not appreciate Kafka's work say his style is obscure"
  2. remote and separate physically or socially; "existed over the centuries as a world apart"; "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson; "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization"; "an obscure village"
  3. not drawing attention; "an unnoticeable cigarette burn on the carpet"; "an obscure flaw"
  4. not famous or acclaimed; "an obscure family"; "unsung heroes of the war"
  5. difficult to find; "hidden valleys"; "a hidden cave"; "an obscure retreat"
  6. make obscure or unclear; "The distinction was obscured"
  7. make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat"
  8. reduce a vowel to a neutral one, such as a schwa
  9. make unclear, indistinct, or blurred; "Her remarks confused the debate"; "Their

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