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blur

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of blur

  1. 1 to make (something) unclear to the understanding <an article for the layman that blurs the distinction between the two kinds of cholesterol> Synonyms becloud, befog, confuse, cloud, fog, muddy, obfuscateRelated Words complicate, perplex, sophisticate; entangle, snarl, tangle; disarrange, disarray, discompose, dishevel, disorder, disrupt, disturb, jumble, mess (up), mix (up), muddle, scramble, shuffle, tousle, upsetNear Antonyms simplify, streamline; disentangle, straighten (out), undo, unravel, unscramble, untangle; decipher, decode; analyze, break downAntonyms clarify, clear (up), illuminate

  2. 2 to make dark, dim, or indistinct <evening shadows blurred the view of the valley from the overlook> Synonyms becloud, bedim, befog, blacken, blear, cloud, darken, dim, dislimn, fog, fuzz (up), haze, mist, obscure, overcast, overcloud, overshadow, shadow, shroudRelated Words adumbrate, blot out, conceal, eclipse, hide, obliterate, screen, shade; camouflage, cloak, cover, curtain, disguise, mask, veilNear Antonyms expose, reveal, uncover, unveilAntonyms brighten, illuminate, illumine, light (up), lighten




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