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Obfuscate


Obfuscate

(OB-few-skeyt)

Verb:

-To render obscure, unclear, or unintelligible.

-To confuse, bewilder, or stupefy.

-To make obscure or unclear.

-To darken.

From Late Latin “obfuscātus” (past participle of obfuscāre to darken), equivalent to Latin “ob-“ + “fuscus” dark + “-ātus”.

Used in a sentence:

“Every question was met with an incoherent attempt to obfuscate, to the point that he sounded completely inebriated.”

Tell those obfuscators to talk to the hand (in an obfuscatory way)!

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