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not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight
"opaque windows of the jail"; "opaque to X-rays"
not clearly understood or expressed
An area of darkness; a place or region with no light.
Something which is opaque rather than translucent.
To make, render (more) opaque.
Neither reflecting nor emitting light.
Allowing little light to pass through, not translucent or transparent.
Unclear, unintelligible, hard to get or explain the meaning of
Describes a type for which higher-level callers have no knowledge of data values or their representations; all operations are carried out by the type's defined abstract operators.
Etymology: From opake, from opacus (of unknown origin), later reinforced from opaque.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: opacus, Lat.
Shot upward still direct, whence no way round
Shadow from body opaque can fall. John Milton, Par. Lost.
These disappearing fixt stars were actually extinguished and turned into more opaque and gross planet-like bodies. George Cheyne, Phil. Prin.
Morten Aasdahl Eliassen, also known as stage name Opaque or the alias Mae, is a Norwegian rapper from Furuset in Oslo. He is signed to Tommy Tee's record label Tee Productions, and released the album Gourmet Garbage in 2001. In 2011 he appeared under the alias Mae on Jesse Jones debut album 12 blokker, 1 vei inn.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ō-pāk′, adj. shady: dark: that cannot be seen through: not transparent.—adv. Opaque′ly.—n. Opaque′ness, quality of being opaque: want of transparency. [Fr.,—L. opacus.]
without lustre: not transparent.
The numerical value of opaque in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of opaque in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
The near-term growth outlook has turned more buoyant due to recent policy support, the medium-term outlook, however, is more uncertain due to rapidly rising credit, structural excess capacity, and the increasingly large, opaque, and interconnected financial sector.
I'm troubled to see yet another bank plead guilty to criminal charges only to turn around and ask federal regulators to allow it to continue doing businesses as if it has done nothing wrong, i hope that the Department of Labor appropriately scrutinizes this waiver request by Deutsche Bank, and I believe a public hearing would provide much needed transparency to an historically opaque process.
Our main goal is to lead the largest and most opaque lower-end pay segment out of the shadow (economy).
If you're selling a high-cost product, typically you make it opaque.
This is an example of opaque sponsored content.
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- opacCatalan, Valencian
- opak, undurchsichtigGerman
- läpikuultamaton, läpinäkymätönFinnish
- न झिल्लड़Hindi
- opaco, opacaItalian
- necaurspīdīgs, necaurredzamsLatvian
- ondoorschijnend, opaak, ondoorzichtigDutch
- opak, ugjennomsiktig, ugjennomskinneligNorwegian
- opac, netransparentRomanian
- непрозрачный, матовыйRussian
- neprozirno, neprogledno, neprovidno, neproziranSerbo-Croatian
- mat, opakTurkish
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