Verb > Obscure

Verb – Obscure

(+ object)

1 : to make (something) difficult to understand or know : to make (something) obscure

The true history has been obscured by legends about what happened.

They accused the company of trying to obscure the fact that the product poses a health risk.

2 : to hide or cover (something) : to be in front of (something) so that it cannot be seen

Low clouds obscured the mountains. = The mountains were obscured by low clouds.

Her view of the game was obscured (=blocked) by a post.