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Definitions and Synonyms of obscurity | Another word for obscurity | What is obscurity?

Definition 1: the quality of being unclear or abstruse and hard to understand - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for obscurity in the sense of this definition

(obscurity is a kind of ...) the quality of being incomprehensible

Definition 2: an obscure and unimportant standing; not well known - [noun denoting state]

Samples where obscurity or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he worked in obscurity for many years

(obscurity is a kind of ...) social or financial or professional status or reputation

"of equal standing" "a member in good standing"

(... is a kind of obscurity ) the state of being anonymous

(... is a kind of obscurity ) the state of being humble and unimportant

(... is a kind of obscurity ) an insignificant place

"he came out of nowhere"

(... is a kind of obscurity ) the state of being disregarded or forgotten

Definition 3: the state of being indistinct or indefinite for lack of adequate illumination - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for obscurity in the sense of this definition

(obscurity is a kind of ...) partial darkness

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