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nebulous

adjective

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1 having an often intentionally veiled or uncertain meaning
  • made nebulous references to some major changes the future may hold

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2 not seen or understood clearly
  • could just make out the nebulous outline of a fishing shack in the dense fog

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The first known use of nebulous was in 1674

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“Nebulous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nebulous. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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