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Synonyms for obscurity
əbˈskyʊər ɪ tiob·scu·ri·ty

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  1. obscureness, obscurity, abstruseness, reconditenessnoun

    the quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand

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

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

  2. obscuritynoun

    an obscure and unimportant standing; not well known

    "he worked in obscurity for many years"

    abstruseness, reconditeness, obscureness

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

  3. obscurity, obscurenessnoun

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

    lowliness, unimportance, abstruseness, reconditeness, obscureness, humbleness

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. obscuritynoun

    darkness, dimness, gloom, gloominess, shade, obscuration, cloud, obfuscation

  2. obscuritynoun

    seclusion, retirement, privacy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. obscuritynoun

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "obscurity":

    opacity, darkness, ambiguity, dark, mystery

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  1. 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.

  2. Nigel Farage:

    I think if we had a second referendum on European Union membership, we ’d kill it off for a generation, the percentage that would vote to leave next time would be very much bigger than it was last time round and we may just finish the whole thing off and Tony Blair can disappear off into total obscurity.

  3. Nigel Farage:

    We may just finish the whole thing off and (Tony) Blair can disappear off into total obscurity.

  4. Napoleon:

    Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.

  5. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    I've run an unwaveringly positive campaign since I got in this, and sometimes I've operated in total obscurity. It's OK -- we're rising now.

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