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Synonyms for reconditeˈrɛk ənˌdaɪt, rɪˈkɒn daɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abstruse, deep, recondite(adj)

    difficult to penetrate; incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge

    "the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"; "a deep metaphysical theory"; "some recondite problem in historiography"

    cryptic, abstruse, deep, mysterious, inscrutable, cryptical, bass, thick, recondite, mystifying, rich


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. recondite

    That is mysterious in the true sense which is beyond human comprehension, as the decrees of God or the origin of life. That is mystic or mystical which has associated with it some hidden or recondite meaning, especially of a religious kind; as, the mystic Babylon of the Apocalypse. That is dark which we can not personally see through, especially if sadly perplexing; as, a dark providence. That is secret which is intentionally hidden. Compare DARK.

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    abstruse, cabalistic, dark, enigmatical, hidden, incomprehensible, inexplicable, inscrutable, mysterious, mystic, mystical, obscure, occult, secret, transcendental, unfathomable, unfathomed, unknown

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. recondite(a.)

    hidden, occult, dark, obscure, abstruse, transcendental, high, mystic, mystical

  2. recondite(a.)

    profound, deep

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