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verb [transitive] obscure pronunciation in British English /əbˈskjʊə(r)/ 
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present tense
present participleobscuring
past tenseobscured
past participleobscured

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  1. 1
    to cover something so that it cannot be seen

    His face was partially obscured by sunglasses.

    A solid wall of mist obscured the view.

  2. 2
    to make something difficult to understand

    This accident should not obscure the fact that train travel is extremely safe.


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