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synonyms for obscuring

  • bewilderment
  • disorientation
  • distraction
  • embarrassment
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • abashment
  • agitation
  • befuddlement
  • bemusement
  • chagrin
  • commotion
  • demoralization
  • discomfiture
  • dither
  • flap
  • fluster
  • lather
  • perplexity
  • perturbation
  • pother
  • puzzlement
  • stew
  • tumult
  • befuddling
  • blurring
  • confounding
  • discomfiting
  • disturbing
  • dumbfounding
  • embarrassing
  • mixup mystification
  • perplexing
  • stirring up
  • unsettling
  • upsetting
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antonyms for obscuring

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  • calm
  • peace
  • calmness
  • happiness
  • clarity
  • composure
  • method
  • order
  • organization
  • orientation
  • sense
  • system
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How to use obscuring in a sentence

Driven by Mantello’s sensitive direction, the script reveals layers of subtext that may have been previously obscured for many viewers.
‘THE BOYS’ ARE BACKJOHN PAUL KINGSEPTEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
They obscured and scattered sounds reflected off the outer stone circle.
STONEHENGE ENHANCED VOICES AND MUSIC WITHIN THE STONE RINGBRUCE BOWERSEPTEMBER 29, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Simmons had been one of four players during the 2017-18 regular season to score more than 1,000 points in the paint, so Boston prioritized obscuring his path to the rim throughout the series.
CAN THE SIXERS FIND A WAY TO WIN IT ALL WITH EMBIID AND SIMMONS?JAMES L. JACKSONSEPTEMBER 28, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
That means the camera itself is completely obscured and can’t record anything if it’s not flying.
AMAZON’S HOME SECURITY DRONE MAY ACTUALLY BE LESS CREEPY THAN A REGULAR CAMERASTAN HORACZEKSEPTEMBER 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Critics worry that in a warming world where smoke now obscures the sun, pressure to act quickly is advancing a cause faster than science can keep up.
THIS RESTAURANT DUO WANT A ZERO-CARBON FOOD SYSTEM. CAN IT HAPPEN?BOBBIE JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 24, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Because of Facebook’s shares-based model of virality, political parties with troll armies capable of sharing political ads widely can easily obscure their paid-for nature to most readers.
FACEBOOK RESPONDS TO OZY INVESTIGATION AND TIGHTENS RULES AGAINST POLITICAL PROXIESCHARU KASTURISEPTEMBER 18, 2020OZY
The pace of the roll-out is now speeding up as the once obscure and mysterious program is coming out of the dark and into the light for users and advertisers alike.
A NEW ERA HAS ARRIVED IN LOCAL SEARCH: GOOGLE’S LOCAL TRUST PACKJUSTIN SANGERSEPTEMBER 18, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Through guest posting, he rose from an obscure online writer to become the editor-in-chief at Shopify Plus and became one of the most sought after content marketers in the world.
INBOUND MARKETING FOR BRAND AWARENESS: FOUR UP-TO-DATE WAYS TO DO ITALI FAAGBASEPTEMBER 11, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
The process for determining our energy future couldn’t be more important, yet it has been mostly obscured from public view.
THE FRANCHISE AGREEMENT ENDING OFFERS SAN DIEGO A CHANCE FOR A FRESH STARTAMANDA MOSER AND SHAUNA MCKENNASEPTEMBER 8, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Opinions range from Friedmanites who insist CEOs should focus only on shareholders, to cynics who think the stakeholder issue is a public relations smokescreen to obscure corporate misdeeds.
CEOS AREN’T PROMOTING STAKEHOLDER CAPITALISM FOR THE PUBLICITYALAN MURRAYSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO OBSCURING

  • abashment
  • agitation
  • befuddlement
  • befuddling
  • bemusement
  • bewilderment
  • blurring
  • chagrin
  • commotion
  • confounding
  • demoralization
  • discomfiting
  • discomfiture
  • disorientation
  • distraction
  • disturbing
  • dither
  • dumbfounding
  • embarrassing
  • embarrassment
  • flap
  • fluster
  • lather
  • mixup mystification
  • obscuring
  • perplexing
  • perplexity
  • perturbation
  • pother
  • puzzlement
  • stew
  • stirring up
  • tumult
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • unsettling
  • upsetting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.