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Related / Similar Words: obscure, undefined, dim, faint, shadowy, wispy

 

Definition:
  • not clearly understood or expressed; "an obscure turn of phrase"; "an impulse to go off and fight certain obscure battles of his own spirit"-Anatole Broyard; "their descriptions of human behavior become vague, dull, and unclear"- P.A.Sorokin; "vague...for;
  • not precisely limited, determined, or distinguished; "an undefined term"; "undefined authority"; "some undefined sense of excitement"; "vague feelings of sadness"; "a vague uneasiness";
  • lacking clarity or distinctness; "a dim figure in the distance"; "only a faint recollection"; "shadowy figures in the gloom"; "saw a vague outline of a building through the fog"; "a few wispy memories of childhood";

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    See Also: indefinite

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 含糊   Croatian: nejasan  
    Dutch: vaag   Finnish: epämääräinen  
    French: vague   German: unbestimmt  
    Hebrew: לא ברור   Hungarian: bizonytalan  
    Italian: vago   Japanese: 曖昧  
    Korean: 흐리다   Portuguese: vago  
    Russian: неопределённый   Spanish: vago  
    Swedish: vag   Turkish: muğlak  
     
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