What are some opposite words for obscurity?

Antonyms for obscurity
əbˈskyʊər ɪ ti

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term obscurity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. obscureness, obscurity, abstruseness, reconditeness(noun)

    the quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand

    pellucidity, limpidity, clarity, lucidity, clearness, lucidness, prominence

    lowliness, profoundness, obscureness, abstruseness, abstrusity, profundity, humbleness, unimportance, reconditeness

  2. obscurity(noun)

    an obscure and unimportant standing; not well known

    "he worked in obscurity for many years"

    clearness, clarity, pellucidity, lucidity, prominence, lucidness, limpidity

    abstruseness, reconditeness, obscureness

  3. obscurity, obscureness(noun)

    the state of being indistinct or indefinite for lack of adequate illumination

    limpidity, lucidness, clearness, prominence, lucidity, clarity, pellucidity

    lowliness, unimportance, abstruseness, reconditeness, obscureness, humbleness

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. obscurity

    celebrity, credit, distinction, eminence, fame, glory, honor, laurels, notoriety, renown, reputation, repute

    contempt, contumely, discredit, disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, humiliation, ignominy, infamy, oblivion, shame

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. obscurity(n)

    ambiguity, vagueness, privacy, seclusion, retirement, darkness, obfuscation, obscuration

How to use obscurity in a sentence?

  1. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

    Ten thousand fools proclaim themselves into obscurity, while one wise man forgets himself into immortality.

  2. Alex Stamos:

    You have a relatively small number of people with very large followings who have the ability to find a narrative somewhere, pick it out of obscurity — one tweet, one photo, one video — and harden it into these narratives.

  3. Plutarch:

    Learn to be pleased with everything with wealth, so far as it makes us beneficial to others with poverty, for not having much to care for, and with obscurity, for being unenvied.

  4. Bruce Hoffman:

    This inattention could have created the opportunity for a local group — perhaps with external encouragement or support — to emerge from obscurity and perpetrate such terrifically lethal attacks.

  5. G. K. Chesterton:

    When we really worship anything, we love not only its clearness but its obscurity. We exult in its very invisibility.

How to pronounce obscurity?

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How to say obscurity in sign language?

  1. obscurity

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