offuscate
Obfuscate Ob*fus"cate, a. [L. obfuscatus, p. p. of obfuscare to darken; ob (see {Ob-}) + fuscare, fuscatum, to darken, from fuscus dark.] Obfuscated; darkened; obscured. [Obs.] [Written also {offuscate}.] --Sir. T. Elyot. [1913 Webster]

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  • Offuscate — Of*fus cate, Offuscation Of fus*ca tion See {Obfuscate}, {Obfuscation}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • offuscate — v. a. See obfuscate …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • Offuscation — Offuscate Of*fus cate, Offuscation Of fus*ca tion See {Obfuscate}, {Obfuscation}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Obfuscate — Ob*fus cate, a. [L. obfuscatus, p. p. of obfuscare to darken; ob (see {Ob }) + fuscare, fuscatum, to darken, from fuscus dark.] Obfuscated; darkened; obscured. [Obs.] [Written also {offuscate}.] Sir. T. Elyot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Darkness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Darkness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 darkness darkness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 blackness blackness &c.(dark color) 431 Sgm: N 1 obscurity obscurity gloom murk Sgm: N 1 dusk dusk …   English dictionary for students

  • Opacity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Opacity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 opacity opacity Sgm: N 1 opaqueness opaqueness &c. >Adj. film Sgm: N 1 cloud cloud &c. 353 PARAG:Opacity >V GRP: V 1 Sgm: V 1 be opaque …   English dictionary for students

  • offusque — † oˈffusque, v. Obs. rare. [a. F. offusque r (14th c. in Hatz. Darm.), ad. L. obf , offuscāre to darken: see offuscate and the earlier obfusque, obfusk.] trans. To obfuscate, obscure: = obfusk. Richardson cites Bolingbroke, but the orig. ed. has… …   Useful english dictionary

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