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obscure

verb [T]
 
 
/əbˈskjʊər/
NOT SEE to prevent something from being seen or heard: [often passive] The moon was partially obscured by clouds.Hiding and disguising
NOT UNDERSTAND to make something difficult to understand: He deliberately obscured details of his career in the army.Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuseDigressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
(Definition of obscure verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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