Translation of recondite in Spanish:

recondite

abstruso, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈrɛkənˌdaɪt//rəˈkɑnˌdaɪt//rɪˈkɒndʌɪt//ˈrɛk(ə)ndʌɪt/

adjective

formal

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    abstruso
    oscuro
    • Such recondite periphrasis brought its own reward.
    • Hansen uses short sentences and has a knack for clarifying opaque and recondite ideas.
    • I have known non-intellectual teachers and writers with a marvelous capacity for getting recondite points across to the most obtuse student or reader.
    • They must have found their teacher too sophisticated, too full of recondite allusions for them to follow.
    • She metamorphosed into a highly intelligent woman who engaged the General on recondite matters of French history and culture.
    • Hellenistic literature displayed (sometimes in one and the same work) a mandarin artificiality full of recondite, learned allusions and a lively, realistic interest in everyday life.
    • It is a mine of interesting and recondite information, written by the leading authorities in their fields.
    • Imagery is of central importance to all three poets, and their use of images is daring, varied, and frequently recondite.
    • Feeling uncertain of his understanding of the mathematical concepts, he asked senior mathematicians to test his grasp of the more recondite concepts.
    • Derrida burst on to the world stage in the 1960s with his recondite theory known as deconstruction.
    • But if you dress up the idea in a forbidding vocabulary, full of neologisms and recondite references to philosophy, then you may have a prescription for academic stardom.
    • He took his stories from writers more recondite than Ovid and Livy, the sources for the painters of the Bourbon monarchy and the Napoleonic empire.
    • The Buddha's monks were not to speculate about the future or the past, or about such recondite questions as the beginning or end of the world.
    • Let's show the world that we can be lucid and enthusiastic explainers of recondite ideas, not merely the flamboyant show-offs that unfair stereotypes so often paint us to be.
    • Whether in science, philosophy, or religion, the use of recondite terminology has a tendency to impede the dissemination of useful concepts and theories.
    • And if the model of critical practice sounds urbane, recondite and not a little esoteric, it need not be dull.
    • Bruce was a lively and fascinating speaker, with a huge fund of anecdotes and recondite facts.
    • The recondite topic of usury allowed Noonan to consider the problem of doctrinal development at greater length.
    • His accompanying text may not answer every question on this recondite subject.
    • The biographer's contextualising presence allows us to catch even the most recondite allusion.