GRE Word List

OBFUSCATE

confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand

The meaning of the word obfuscate is confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand.

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