Definition of


  1. (noun, attribute) indistinctness of shape or character
  2. (noun, attribute) unclearness by virtue of being poorly expressed or not coherent in meaning
    these terms were used with a vagueness that suggested little or no thought about what each might convey

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Vagueness

Derivations: vague

Hyponyms: haziness

Hypernyms: blurriness, fogginess, fuzziness, indistinctness, softness, unclearness

Note: If you're looking to improve your vocabulary right now, we highly recommend Ultimate Vocabulary Software.

Word of the Moment


the branch of entomology dealing with Lepidoptera