Definitions for obnubilate

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, cloud, mist(verb)

    make less visible or unclear

    "The stars are obscured by the clouds"; "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"

  2. confuse, blur, obscure, obnubilate(verb)

    make unclear, indistinct, or blurred

    "Her remarks confused the debate"; "Their words obnubilate their intentions"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. obnubilate(Verb)

    To obscure, to shadow.

    "There is here fine criticism, classic wit, poetic dreaming, and some grains of sound doctrine, but so obnubilated with the fumes of German metaphysics, that we become giddy" (The Princeton Review, Samuel Coleridge)

  2. obnubilate(Verb)

    To make cloudy.

  3. obnubilate(Adjective)


  4. obnubilate(Adjective)


Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Obnubilate(verb)

    to cloud; to obscure

  2. Origin: [L. obnubilatus, p. p. of obnubilare to obscure. See Ob-, and Nubilate.]


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