verb (used with object), ob·fus·cat·ed, ob·fus·cat·ing.
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Origin of obfuscate
OTHER WORDS FROM obfuscateob·fus·ca·tion, nounob·fus·ca·to·ry [ob-fuhs-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee], /ɒbˈfʌs kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectiveun·ob·fus·cat·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for obfuscate
The opposite is true as well—an overwhelming data dump can be designed to obfuscate the facts on the ground.ESG investing is bigger than ever. Here’s how you can save the world, and your portfolio|kdunn6|October 11, 2020|Fortune
So I’m really worried in some ways about these technical standards becoming a kind of checkbox that needs to be ticked, and that then ignores or obfuscates the other forms of harms that these technologies have when they’re applied.Eight case studies on regulating biometric technology show us a path forward|Karen Hao|September 4, 2020|MIT Technology Review
It’s something that’s easy to go back to – despite the obfuscating verbiage, the characters are working through the same things we are today.