Definitions for obfuscateˈɒb fəˌskeɪt, ɒbˈfʌs keɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obfuscate(verb)

    make obscure or unclear

Wiktionary

  1. obfuscate(Verb)

    To make dark; overshadow

  2. obfuscate(Verb)

    To deliberately make more confusing in order to conceal the truth.

    Before leaving the scene, the murderer set a fire to obfuscate any evidence of his or her identity.

  3. obfuscate(Verb)

    To alter code while preserving its behavior but conceal its structure and intent.

    We need to obfuscate these classes before we ship the final release.

  4. Origin: From the participle stem of (late) obfuscare, from ob- + fuscare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obfuscate(adj)

    obfuscated; darkened; obscured

  2. Obfuscate(verb)

    to darken; to obscure; to becloud; hence, to confuse; to bewilder

  3. Origin: [L. obfuscatus, p. p. of obfuscare to darken; ob (see Ob-) + fuscare, fuscatum, to darken, from fuscus dark.]


Translations for obfuscate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • обърквам, смущавамBulgarian
  • verdunkeln, verfinstern, verschleiern, obfuskierenGerman
  • ofuscarSpanish
  • varjostaa, peittää, pimentääFinnish
  • obscurcirFrench
  • elsötétít, elhomályosít, összezavarHungarian
  • ottenebrare, offuscareItalian
  • 難読化するJapanese
  • verduisterenDutch
  • obfuskere, forkludre, forvirre, formørke, overskygge, tåkeleggeNorwegian
  • zaciemniać, zaciemnićPolish
  • ofuscarPortuguese
  • confunda, încurca, întuneca, umbri, zăpăciRomanian
  • запутывать, сбить с толку, затемнять, запутать, затемнить, сбивать с толкуRussian
  • замрљати, sàkriti, zatamniti, са̀крити, zamrljatiSerbo-Croatian

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