Thursday, November 13, 2003
Definitions for obfuscate
- To darken or render indistinct or dim.
- To make obscure or difficult to understand or make sense of.
- To confuse or bewilder.
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Citations for obfuscate
Yet little has been written of him (he obfuscated details of his life in interviews), and his art is little recalled.
One of Jack Gance's better choices is when he decides not to obfuscate his past in order to protect his success.
Origin of obfuscate
Obfuscate comes from Late Latin obfuscatus, past participle of obfuscare, "to darken," from Latin ob- + fuscare, "to darken," from fuscus, "dark." The noun form is obfuscation.