|1.||[ adjective ] not clearly understood or expressed|
"an indeterminate 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
|2.||[ adjective ] not precisely limited, determined, or distinguished|
"an undefined term" "undefined authority" "some undefined sense of excitement" "vague feelings of sadness" "a vague uneasiness"
|Related terms:||defined indefinable indefinite|
|3.||[ adjective ] lacking clarity or distinctness|
|Synonyms:||faint dim wispy shadowy|
"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"