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Meaning of word obscure from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

obscure   verb

Meaning : Make less visible or unclear.

Example : The stars are obscured by the clouds.
The big elm tree obscures our view of the valley.

Synonyms : becloud, befog, cloud, fog, haze over, mist, obnubilate

Meaning : Make unclear, indistinct, or blurred.

Example : Her remarks confused the debate.
Their words obnubilate their intentions.

Synonyms : blur, confuse, obnubilate

Meaning : Make obscure or unclear.

Example : The distinction was obscured.

Synonyms : bedim, overcloud

Meaning : Reduce a vowel to a neutral one, such as a schwa.

Meaning : Make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing.

Example : A hidden message.
A veiled threat.

Synonyms : blot out, hide, obliterate, veil

obscure   adjective

Meaning : Not clearly expressed or understood.

Example : An obscure turn of phrase.
An impulse to go off and fight certain obscure battles of his own spirit.
Their descriptions of human behavior become vague, dull, and unclear.
Vague...forms of speech...have so long passed for mysteries of science.

Synonyms : vague

Meaning : Marked by difficulty of style or expression.

Example : Much that was dark is now quite clear to me.
Those who do not appreciate Kafka's work say his style is obscure.

Synonyms : dark

Meaning : Difficult to find.

Example : Hidden valleys.
A hidden cave.
An obscure retreat.

Synonyms : hidden

Meaning : Not famous or acclaimed.

Example : An obscure family.
Unsung heroes of the war.

Synonyms : unknown, unsung

जो ख्याति प्राप्त या ख्यात न हो।

ईश्वरचंद्र विद्यासागर का जन्म पश्चिम बंगाल के एक अख्यात गाँव में हुआ था।
अख्यात, अनाम, अनामक, अप्रसिद्ध, अविख्यात, अवित्त, अविदित, गुमनाम, बेनाम

Meaning : Not drawing attention.

Example : An unnoticeable cigarette burn on the carpet.
An obscure flaw.

Synonyms : unnoticeable

Meaning : Remote and separate physically or socially.

Example : Existed over the centuries as a world apart.
Preserved because they inhabited a place apart.
Tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization.
An obscure village.

Synonyms : apart, isolated

चौपाल

Obscure ka meaning, vilom shabd, paryayvachi aur samanarthi shabd in Hindi. Obscure ka matlab kya hota hai?