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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Tending to confuse.

Usage examples (38)
  • Verb (used with object), : to obfuscate a problem with extraneous information
  • The Democratic Alliance on Monday accused President Thabo Mbeki of being "obfuscatory" about his involvement in the arms deal.
  • The last thing the green movement should pursue is any kind of obfuscatory waffle about
  • Asked about the information commissioner's assertion that the Tories had been "obfuscatory", for more
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