Obscure in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Obscure

Dark, faint or indistinct. | Hidden, out of sight or inconspicuous. | difficult to understand.

Short Example Sentences for Obscure

  • 1. The criminals are obscure and feeble. 🔊
  • 2. This was what made her obscure processes so awful. 🔊
  • 3. Why should a cloud obscure the heaven of Damanhour? 🔊
  • 4. He was an obscure writer, born at Deptford. 🔊
  • 5. The topic is altogether too obscure for satisfactory argument. 🔊
  • 6. We have many obscure chestnut species and hybrids growing here. 🔊
  • 7. Very obscure indeed, if a reference to his death in 1256 be intended. 🔊
  • 8. At about this stage in the proceedings I felt an obscure twinge. 🔊
  • 9. Was it possible that she had known Gideon Vetch in his obscure past? 🔊
  • 10. Well, I like to think that in Virginia it still has a few obscure followers. 🔊

How to use Obscure in Sentences?

  • 1. There is always something obscure and uncertain in the oncoming of the actual conflict. 🔊
  • 2. This obscure skirmish was the commencement of a war which set two continents on fire. 🔊
  • 3. Then they went to the park, where they sprawled on the grass in obscure corners. 🔊
  • 4. The science of mythology may perhaps never find a key to these obscure problems. 🔊
  • 5. Corinna smiled; but the transient illumination veiled rather than revealed her obscure motives. 🔊
  • 6. The Barone, glooming in an obscure corner of the conservatory, saw them come in. 🔊
  • 7. Out on the Pacific coast a normal girl, obscure and lovely, makes a quest for happiness. 🔊
  • 8. How can we guess its truth, to darkness born, The obscure consequence of absent glow? 🔊
  • 9. And your ancestors wandered, obscure and unknown, By the smooth Guadalquiver and sunny Garonne. 🔊
  • 10. Every one of them has a history which is more and more obscure as we follow it backward to its source. 🔊
  • 11. He commenced his discourse by perplexing the minds of his auditors by enigmatical and obscure sentences. 🔊
  • 12. She had merely made a laughing-stock of him for the amusement doubtless of her obscure acquaintances! 🔊
  • 13. Was the world cruel by choice to a girl against whom nothing more serious could be charged than that she was obscure and poor? 🔊
  • 14. There are some corrections in this edition, which tend to render the sense less obscure in one or two places. 🔊
  • 15. Private interviews had always been held at obscure cottages, whose owners she knew would be hanged ere they betrayed her. 🔊
  • 16. The idiom of Curly's speech was at times a trifle obscure to the uneducated ear. 🔊
  • 17. This was decisive; for no obscure premonition, and of something indefinite at that, could stand against the example of his tranquil personality. 🔊
  • 18. This view of the functions of a professor may appear obscure and exaggerated to one who has not studied at a German university. 🔊
  • 19. There were bits of advice about the hat, and the trousers, which for some obscure reason were known as Levis. 🔊
  • 20. This Pits calls an obscure reference to the time of his death, in the same sentence in which he places that time in 1256. 🔊
  • 21. If Vergil wrote any part of the fifth book in or soon after 46 this would seem to be the solution of the obscure passage in question. 🔊
  • 22. We had twelve journals on our list; they were all weeklies, all obscure and poor, and all scattered far away among the back settlements. 🔊
  • 23. There is no cabal so obscure in any place, that they do not protect, cherish, foster, and endeavor to raise it into importance at home and abroad. 🔊
  • 24. The negotiations which followed during December and January were obscure at the time and are by no means clear even yet. 🔊
  • 25. The observations of Mr. Emerton enable us still further to clear up the history of this obscure visitor. 🔊