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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a vague manner.

Usage examples (39)
  • This work is obscurely written
  • Adjective : an obscure sentence in the contract. ,obscure motivations. ,the obscure beginnings of a great movement. ,an obscure French artist....
  • I stare in fascination as he attempts the task and am obscurely pleased when he has difficulty with it.
  • “Twitter is like little animated hieroglyphics in the margins of a working manuscript, offering obscurely breaking news” for more
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