how to pronounce recondite /ˈɹɛkənˌdaɪt/
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recondite is pronounced in three syllables
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An example use of recondite in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… purposefully recondite and there isn't …”
meanings of recondite adjective: (somewhat archaic) Hidden or removed from view. Of a structure: difficult to see, especially because it is hidden by another structure. Of writers: deliberately employing abstruse or esoteric allusions or references; intentionally obscure. Little known; esoteric, secret. Avoiding notice (particularly human notice); having a tendency to hide; shy. Of areas of discussion or research: difficult, obscure. Difficult to grasp or understand; abstruse, profound. Of scholars: having mastery over one's field, including its esoteric minutiae; learned. noun: A scholar or other person who is recondite, that is, who has mastery over his or her field, including its esoteric minutiae. A recondite (hidden or obscure) person or thing. verb: To conceal, cover up, hide. words with pronunciation similar to recondite Did this page help you?