(adjective, verb)


1. (obsolete) obscured

2. cloudy


1. make less visible or unclear

Similar word(s): becloud, befog, cloud, fog, mist, obscure

Definition categories: perception, conceal, hide

2. make unclear, indistinct, or blurred

- Their words obnubilate their intentions

Similar word(s): blur, confuse, obscure

Definition categories: cognition, alter, change, modify

Sentences with obnubilate as a verb:

- "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)