Definition of Obscuring

1. Verb. (present participle of obscure) ¹



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Definition of Obscuring

1. obscure [v] - See also: obscure

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Obscuring

obscurants
obscuration
obscurations
obscure
obscured
obscurely
obscurement
obscurements
obscureness
obscurenesses
obscurer
obscurers
obscures
obscurest
obscurification
obscuring (current term)
obscurist
obscurists
obscurities
obscurity
obscæne
obsecrate
obsecrated
obsecrates
obsecrating
obsecration
obsecrations
obsecratory
obsequent
obsequie

Literary usage of Obscuring

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1. Outlines of Psychology by Wilhelm Max Wundt, Charles Hubbard Judd (1902)
"In this way, a corruption of the ideas may finally take place which will give as its final stage, especially when condensation and obscuring have been ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"But far more effective in obscuring the mind and leading it into error is pride, which has, as it were, its home in Modernist doctrines. ..."

3. A Treatise on Equity Jurisprudence: As Administered in the United States of by John Norton Pomeroy (1905)
"... in legal theory, the legislative motive for statutes of limitations. § 22. Illustrations: Improvements or Sales by Defendant —Loss or obscuring ..."

4. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1881)
"On opening the thorax the lungs did not 'collapse, but presented an unusually voluminous appearance, almost obscuring the pericardium. ..."

5. German Orthography and Phonology: A Treatise with a Word-list by George Hempl (1897)
"... obscuring 113. When time and stress are lacking, the specific tongue position required for a vowel may be incompletely attained ; thus weakly stressed ..."

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