indistinct

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•dis•tinct /ˌɪndɪˈstɪŋkt/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. not distinct:indistinct markings.
  2. not clearly distinguishable:an indistinct shape.
in•dis•tinct•ly, adv. See -stin-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•dis•tinct  (in′di stingkt),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. not distinct;
    not clearly marked or defined:indistinct markings.
  2. not clearly distinguishable or perceptible, as to the eye, ear, or mind:He heard an indistinct muttering.
  3. not distinguishing clearly:After the accident he suffered from indistinct vision and faulty hearing.
in′dis•tinctly, adv. 
in′dis•tinctness, n. 
  • Latin indistinctus. See in-3, distinct
  • 1520–30
    • 2.See corresponding entry in Unabridged blurred, clouded, dim.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

indistinct /ˌɪndɪˈstɪŋkt/ adj
  1. incapable of being clearly distinguished, as by the eyes, ears, or mind; not distinct

ˌindisˈtinctly adv ˌindisˈtinctness n



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