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vague

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of vague

  1. 1 not expressed in precise terms gave as vague a reply as he could, hoping not to give away the surprise Synonyms of vague fuzzy, indefinite, inexplicit, muzzy, unclear Words Related to vague ambiguous, cryptic, dark, enigmatic (also enigmatical), equivocal, murky, nebulous, obscure, unintelligible; bleary, blurry, dim, faint, foggy, gauzy, hazy, misty, woozy; indeterminate, indistinct, indistinguishable, uncertain, undefinable, undefined, undetermined; inexplicable, inscrutable, mysterious; baffling, bewildering, confounding, confusing, mystifying, obfuscatory, perplexing, puzzling, unfathomable Near Antonyms of vague candid, direct, forthright, foursquare, frank, honest, open, openhearted, outspoken, plainspoken, straight, straightforward, unguarded; obvious, plain, unambiguous, understandable, unequivocal; comprehensible, fathomable, intelligible; defined, distinct, well-defined; blatant, patent, unmistakable Antonyms of vague clear, definite, explicit, specific

  2. 2 not seen or understood clearly I have only a vague idea of what you're talking about Synonyms of vague blear, bleary, blurry, dim, foggy, fuzzy, gauzy, hazy, indefinite, indistinct, indistinguishable, misty, murky, nebulous, obscure, opaque, pale, shadowy, unclear, undefined, undetermined, faintWords Related to vague dark, dusky, gloomy; impalpable, inappreciable, intangible, invisible; hieroglyphic (also hieroglyphical), incomprehensible, indecipherable, indiscernible, inexplicable, mysterious, obfuscatory, puzzlingNear Antonyms of vague bright, distinct, evident, obvious, plain; certain, firm, strong, sureAntonyms of vague clear, definite, pellucid



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