Definition of Arcane in Visual Dictionary with Real Examples

Definition of Arcane in Visual dictionary with synonyms, antonyms and illustrations used in authentic context and examples for advanced learners of English /ɑːˈkeɪn/ US /ɑːr-/ (adj) Definition not known by many people, mysterious, difficult to understand, esoteric, clandestine, impenetrable, secret, obscure, covert, opaque, unfathomable, inscribable, recondite, abstruse Example In 1912, Polish-born antiquarian bookseller Wilfrid Michael … Read more

Esoteric GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Esoteric GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˌiː.səʊˈter.ɪk/ (adj) Definition known or understood only by a few, difficult to understand, abstruse, abstract, elusive, enigmatic, impenetrable, complex, obscure, mysterious, occult, opaque, cryptic, incomprehensible, recondite, complicated, arcane, secret, encrypted Example In cryptography, a cipher (or cypher) is an algorithm for performing encryption or decryption—a series of well-defined steps that can … Read more

Opaque GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Opaque GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /əʊˈpeɪk/ (adj) preventing light from passing or getting through, filmy, impervious, fogy, misty, dense, misty, muddy, hazy, murky, blurred, smoky, cloudy – unclear and difficult to understand, impenetrable, obscure, incomprehensible, nebulous De-lamination and “milkiness” can impact negatively upon the quality of windscreens. Delamination occurs when one or both of the layers … Read more

Hazy 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 13

Hazy 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 13 /ˈheɪ.zi/ (adj) foggy or misty, dim, cloudy, smoky, blurred, unclear, obscure, opaque – indistinct or vague, ambiguous, imprecise, nebulous How to stay safe on the roads in this terrible hazy weather The situation is so bad that the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) offers several advice … Read more

Dense 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 4

Dense 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 4 Dense 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 4 /dents/ (adj) including so much matter in a small place, difficult to penetrate, thick, close together, tightly packed, solid, crowded, compact, impenetrable, impassable, murky, concentrated, condensed – obscure, opaque, elusive Many of the world’s small island or isolated states have large … Read more

Conceal 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 2

Conceal 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 2 Conceal 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 2 /kənˈsiːl/ (verb) to hide something, prevent something from being seen, keep secret, prevent from being known, cover, obscure, block out, mask, cover up, disguise, veil, secrete, camouflage, screen, suppress, hold back Mistakes are also made because of difficulty in concealing or … Read more

Ambiguous 1100 Words You Need Week 32 Day 3

Ambiguous 1100 Words You Need Ambiguous 1100 Words You Need Week 32 Day 3 with authentic materials and examples, synonyms, antonyms, illustrated flashcards and text-to-speech for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS /æmˈbɪg.ju.əs/ (adj) having more than just one meaning or interpretation, difficult to understand and elusive, vague, cryptic, confusing, hazy, nebulous, unclear, abstruse, obscure, uncertain, indefinite, … Read more

Obscure 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 1

Obscure 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 1 Obscure 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 1 /əbˈskjʊəʳ/ (adj & verb) Adjective: unclear and difficult to see through, opaque, hazy, nebulous, elusive, indistinct, hard to understand, incomprehensible, vague, ambiguous, murky, blurry, unknown Verb: to prevent something from being seen or heard, conceal, hide, make … Read more

Recondite 1100 Words You Need Week 22 Day 3

Recondite 1100 Words You Need Recondite 1100 Words You Need /ˈrek.ən.daɪt/ (adj) not know by many people and difficult to understand, unfamiliar, unknown, mysterious, subtle, understood only by experts, obscure, abstruse, complex, little known, esoteric, hidden, concealed, covert, cryptic This group of narratives has been accorded special attention by Borges scholars, whose expert exegeses are … Read more

Vague – English Flashcard for Vague for IELTS

Vague Vague (adj) /veɪg/ not clearly expressed, stated or shown – obscure – ambiguous – unclear – indistinct – hazy – nebulous: I just have some vague memories of what exactly happened right before the accident. Antonyms: clear, definite, transparent Adverb: vaguely Noun: vagueness