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unclear

adjective

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2 not seen or understood clearly
  • obtained at best an unclear glimpse of the rarely seen bird from across the road

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The first known use of unclear was in the 15th century

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uncleanness

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“Unclear.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unclear. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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