Eclipse and Obscure


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Eclipse verb – To be greater, better, or stronger than.
Obscure is a synonym for eclipse in clear topic. In some cases you can use "Obscure" instead a verb "Eclipse", when it comes to topics like blacken, blot out, grow dark.
Nearby Words: eclipsed, eclipsing
Synonyms for Eclipse


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Obscure verb – To keep secret or shut off from view.
Usage example: the investigative reporters obscured their real motives for visiting the company by pretending the story was about something else

Eclipse is a synonym for obscure in clear topic. You can use "Eclipse" instead a verb "Obscure", if it concerns topics such as conceal, blacken, hide, grow dark.
Nearby Words: obscured, obscurity, obscurely, obscuring, obscuration
Synonyms for Obscure

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fact eclipse fact obscure fact

Both words in one sentence

  • Shrouded in Myth Guts' existence is completely obscure in Berserk, especially when he takes up his Black Swordsman persona after the Eclipse.
  • Vanilla Edition The company also runs a separate entity called Eclipse, which releases film-only themed collections of mostly-obscure films that have artistic and/or historic merit but won't attract big sales.
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