Associations to the word «Vague»


VAGUE, adjective. Not clearly expressed; stated in indefinite terms.
VAGUE, adjective. Not having a precise meaning.
VAGUE, adjective. Not clearly defined, grasped, or understood; indistinct; slight.
VAGUE, adjective. Not clearly felt or sensed; somewhat subconscious.
VAGUE, adjective. Not thinking or expressing one’s thoughts clearly or precisely.
VAGUE, adjective. Lacking expression; vacant.
VAGUE, adjective. Not sharply outlined; hazy.
VAGUE, adjective. Wandering; vagrant; vagabond.
VAGUE, noun. (obsolete) A wandering; a vagary.
VAGUE, noun. An indefinite expanse.
VAGUE, verb. To wander; to roam; to stray.

Dictionary definition

VAGUE, adjective. Not clearly understood or expressed; "an obscure turn of phrase"; "an impulse to go off and fight certain obscure battles of his own spirit"-Anatole Broyard; "their descriptions of human behavior become vague, dull, and unclear"- P.A.Sorokin; "vague...forms of speech...have so long passed for mysteries of science"- John Locke.
VAGUE, adjective. Not precisely limited, determined, or distinguished; "an undefined term"; "undefined authority"; "some undefined sense of excitement"; "vague feelings of sadness"; "a vague uneasiness".
VAGUE, adjective. Lacking clarity or distinctness; "a dim figure in the distance"; "only a faint recollection"; "shadowy figures in the gloom"; "saw a vague outline of a building through the fog"; "a few wispy memories of childhood".

Wise words

However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?