obscurity definition

  • noun:
    • Deficiency or absence of light; darkness.
    • The quality or condition of being unknown: "Also complete obscurity need not be an obstacle to [political] success” ( New Republic).
    • one that's unknown.
    • the high quality or problem of being imperfectly known or difficult to comprehend: "writings supposed to be understood . . . by all, composed without deliberate obscurity or hidden motives” ( National Review).
    • a case of being imperfectly known or tough to understand.
    • Darkness; the lack of light.
    • their state to be not known; a thing that is not known
    • The quality of becoming tough to understand; a thing that is difficult to know
    • the standard or state to be obscure.
    • the high quality or state of being obscure; darkness; dimness; doubt of meaning; unintelligibleness; an obscure spot, condition, or problem; specifically, the healthiness of becoming not known.
    • Synonyms Dimness, Gloom, etc. (identify darkness), tone, obscuration; pension, seclusion.
    • an obscure and unimportant standing; maybe not famous
    • the grade of becoming not clear or abstruse and difficult to comprehend
    • their state to be indistinct or long for insufficient sufficient lighting

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