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as in:  opaque explanation

She answered in a polite tone, but her answer was opaque.
  difficult or impossible to understand — especially due to complexity or obscurity
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opaque opaques opaquely opaqueness
Strongly Associated with:   transparent, transparent, transparent, translucent
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  • She answered in a polite tone, but her answer was opaque.
  • China’s opaque politics
  • guessed at the meaning of her opaque lyrics
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Associated words [difficulty]:   opaque [3] , transparent [2] , transparent [2] , transparent [2] , translucent [1] , translucent [1] , transparent [2] , transparent [2] , transparent [2] , hologram [5]
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