For his part, Mortenson has remained in seclusion and released only opaque statements, mainly through his charity.
“This is the sort of opaque black box of the process,” he says.
Broadbent, playing a book publisher, makes an opaque point about storytelling that resorts to flashbacks and flash-forwards.
Bake for about 20 minutes, checking after 15 minutes, until the lobster is just cooked through and opaque in the middle.
The charges were as convoluted, baseless—and to the average voter, as opaque as the confected allegations about Benghazi.
The young are produced from eggs, which are as firm and opaque as those of birds.
Around us were opaque mountains of clouds with irradiated edges.
The paper of which an envelope is made should always be opaque enough to conceal the contents of the letter.
Any opaque white paper will do, provided it is not too stiff.
Shann gazed down at the green water, opaque, not to be pierced to the depths by human sight.
early 15c., opake, from Latin opacus "shaded, in the shade, shady, dark, darkened, obscure," of unknown origin. Spelling influenced after c.1650 by French opaque (c.1500), from the Latin. Figurative use from 1761. Related: Opaquely; opaqueness.
opaque o·paque (ō-pāk')
Impenetrable by light; neither transparent nor translucent.
Resistant to the transmission of certain kinds of radiation, usually light. Metals and many minerals are opaque to light, while being transparent to radio waves and neutrinos. Compare translucent, transparent.