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Synonyms for obfuscate
ˈɒb fəˌskeɪt, ɒbˈfʌs keɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obfuscate(verb)

    make obscure or unclear

    clear up, clarify, elucidate


  1. obfuscate(verb)

    overshadow, darken, eclipse

  2. obfuscate(verb)

    obscure, confuse, muddle

    explain, simplify

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. obfuscate(v. a.)

    darken, cloud, obscure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    confuse, obscure

How to use obfuscate in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    Hillary should spend more time producing her illegally hidden emails and less time trying to obfuscate a statement by me that is totally clear and obviously very much accepted by the public as true.

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  • обърквам, смущавамBulgarian
  • verdunkeln, verfinstern, verschleiern, obfuskierenGerman
  • ofuscarSpanish
  • varjostaa, peittää, pimentääFinnish
  • obscurcirFrench
  • elsötétít, elhomályosít, összezavarHungarian
  • ottenebrare, offuscareItalian
  • לְעַרְפֵּלHebrew
  • 難読化するJapanese
  • verduisterenDutch
  • obfuskere, forkludre, forvirre, formørke, overskygge, tåkelegge, BeskyttNorwegian
  • zaciemniać, zaciemnićPolish
  • ofuscarPortuguese
  • confunda, încurca, întuneca, umbri, zăpăciRomanian
  • запутывать, сбить с толку, затемнять, запутать, затемнить, сбивать с толкуRussian
  • замрљати, sàkriti, zatamniti, са̀крити, zamrljatiSerbo-Croatian
  • 混淆Chinese

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