ofuscarse
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ofuscarse(
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foos
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kahr
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A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
1. (to be puzzled)
a. to be blinded
Su familia le decía que se había ofuscado por la rabia que sentía y que no estaba pensando racionalmente.His family said he had been blinded by the anger he was feeling and wasn't thinking rationally.
ofuscar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to dim vision by light)
a. to dazzle
No sé si era un ovni, solo vi un objeto muy brillante que ofuscó mi vista.I don't know if it was a UFO. I just saw a very bright object that dazzled my vision.
3. (to deprive of good judgment)
a. to blind
Su obsesión por Miranda ofuscó su entendimiento e hizo que hiciera cosas tontas.His obsession with Miranda blinded his understanding and made him do stupid things.
b. to bewilder
Sergio, no puedes dejar que las ansias de venganza te ofusquen, no olvides que es un plato que se sirve frío.Sergio, don't let your desire for revenge bewilder you. Remember that it's a dish best served cold.
c. to confuse
No escuches sus palabras de adulación. Solo está diciendo eso para ofuscarte.Don't listen to her words of flattery. She's just saying that to confuse you.
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ofuscar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (deslumbrar)
a. to dazzle
2. (turbar)
a. to blind
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (general)
a. to be blinded
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ofuscar
transitive verb
1 [+luz] to dazzle
2 [+persona] (confundir) to bewilder; confuse; (cegar) to blind
estar ofuscado por la cólera to be blinded by rage
pronominal verb
ofuscarse
ofuscarse por algo to be blinded by sth
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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