1 [U] state of being obscure 不明; 费解; 隐晦; 无闻
*content to live in obscurity 安于默默无闻的生活.
2 [C] (fml 文) thing that is obscure or indistinct 晦涩或不明的事物
*a philosophical essay full of obscurities 充满晦涩文字的哲学文章.
the state of not being known or remembered
fade/slide/sink etc into obscurity
The group produced two albums before disappearing into obscurity.
live/work/remain etc in obscurity
O'Brien died in obscurity.
from obscurity to sth
She rose from obscurity to stardom.
[U and C]
something that is difficult to understand, or the quality of being difficult to understand
obscurities in the text
1. The obscurity of the paragraph makes several interpretations possible. 这段文字极为晦涩, 可能有几种解释。
2. They would have continued to struggle against economic odds and would have lived in obscurity. 这家人会继续为克服经济上的拮据而奋斗，并默默无闻地活下去。