Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Obnubilate'
Obnubilate Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
- make less visible or unclear; "The stars are obscured by the clouds" [syn: obscure, befog, becloud, haze over, fog, cloud, mist]
- make unclear, indistinct, or blurred; "Her remarks confused the debate"; "Their words obnubilate their intentions" [syn: confuse, blur, obscure]
- Obnubilate \Ob*nu"bi*late\, v. t. [L. obnubilatus, p. p. of
obnubilare to obscure. See Ob-, and Nubilate.]
To cloud; to obscure. [Obs.] --Burton. -- Ob*nu"bi*la"tion,
n. [Obs.] --Beddoes.
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- Correction: Spelling Bee-Word Shortage story
SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a story March 26 about a spelling contest, The Associated Press misspelled "obnubilate," which means to obscure or make unclear. Read more on this news related to 'Obnubilate'