www.use-in-a-sentence.com

English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "obscure"


The origin of the ritual is somewhat obscure, and lost in timeThe view of the mountains from the plane was obscured by clouds.

The origin of the ritual is somewhat obscure, and lost in time.

The song was written by an obscure blues singer in the 1920s, and didn't become a hit until the 1980s.

Politicians are often purposefully obscure in their statements.

The new house which has been built behind our property completely obscures our view of the ocean.

Cindy Crawford was taken from obscurity, and thrown into the exciting world of fashion modeling after being discovered on a farm in the American Midwest.

His jokes are so obscure that no one understands them.

She wrote one mildly popular novel in the eighties and then quickly sank into obscurity.

The typical politician, when questioned, gives answers which are so obscure that no once can be totally sure what was meant.

His theories are based on the writings of some obscure philosopher of the 1700s.

He has been studying the seabirds living among these obscure little islands off the north coast of Scotland.

She rose from total obscurity to become of our nation's greatest dancers.

Government communications are often so obscurely worded that it requires an expert to understand them.

The band had one hit, and then went from fame to total obscurity in a couple of years.

Gilbert Chesterton once observed that tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead.

Thomas Hardy once wrote, Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.

Vladimir Nabokov once said that existence is a series of footnotes to a vast, obscure, unfinished masterpiece.

Traveler Isabelle Eberhardt once said that she is not afraid of death, but would not want to die in some obscure or pointless way.

Novelist Emily Bronte once said, If I could, I would always work in silence and obscurity, and let my efforts be known by their results.

James Feibleman once said that it is better to be famous than notorious, but better to be notorious than obscure.

PLAY SPELLING GAME

Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the obscure, a sentence example for obscure, and how to make obscure in sample sentence, how do I use the word obscure in a sentence? How do you spell obscure in a sentence? spelling of obscure


Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....







Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More



hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More



lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More



window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More



Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More