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adjective obscure pronunciation in British English /əbˈskjʊə(r)/
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superlativeobscurest

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  1. 1
    not known about, or not well known
    Details of this period of Shakespeare’s life remain obscure.
    The report had been published in an obscure German journal.
  2. 2
    not clearly expressed, or not easy to understand
    somewhat/rather/relatively obscure: The rules for the competition are somewhat obscure.

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obscurely

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I’m used to reading obscurely written manuals.

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