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Word: obfuscate

Definition: confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand


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::: gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
::: exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
::: prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
::: sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
::: overweening - arrogant; presumptuous
::: marital - pertaining to marriage
::: burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
::: inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
::: runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
::: scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal