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  1. obscurant

    • IPA[ˈɒbskjʊr(ə)nt]

    英式

    • n.
      a person who deliberately prevents the facts or full details of something from becoming known; an obscurantist;something used to hinder visibility
    • adj.
      deliberately preventing the facts or full details of something from becoming known; obscurantist;having the effect of hindering visibility
    • noun: obscurant, plural noun: obscurants

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. a person who deliberately prevents the facts or full details of something from becoming known; an obscurantist he is no pious obscurant wishing for a return to the days when issues were never discussed
    • 2. something used to hinder visibility smoke and other obscurants have been used in wars dating back to the ancient Greeks

    形容詞

    • 1. deliberately preventing the facts or full details of something from becoming known; obscurantist the use of obscurant language
    • 2. having the effect of hindering visibility obscurant clouds
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    • IPA[ˈäbskyər(ə)nt]

    美式

    • n.
      a person who deliberately prevents the facts or full details of something from becoming known; ... he is no pious obscurant wishing for a return to the days when issues were never discussed
    • adj.
      deliberately preventing the facts or full details of something from becoming known; obscurantist: the use of obscurant language

    Oxford American Dictionary