Definition of 'vague'
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You have a vague idea where you're heading. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Often the next destination is kept secret for security reasons, so tutors will have only a vague idea where they will wake up the next day. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I, and most of my friends, had stayed inside that night with a vague feeling that it would be safer to do so. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You are focused and efficient and can turn vague ideas into a smart action plan. The Sun (2011)Or is it simply the vague associations with something that you might smoke? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Those that did gave vague answers which made us suspicious. The Sun (2014)Why then this feeling of vague disappointment? A Plague of Angels (1993)Physical and mental energy return so you turn vague ideas into bold action. The Sun (2009)Or are we just experiencing a vague feeling of contentment? Times, Sunday Times (2011)My wife had a vague idea that it would be fun to look for properties. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He offered only a vague idea of when they will meet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Happy Days is just a vague memory. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As she turned into the side street, a vague memory stirred in her. The House of Mirth (1905)In answer, he may be told something as vague as to consult his dignity. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)In love you are ready to get and give sincere answers, not vague promises. The Sun (2016)But there are not a few who feel a vague something repulsive in the hand of a man who is growing a beast. The Princess and the Curdie (1883)As usual, he looks rumpled, vague. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)I had some vague memory of being asked to share a few thoughts with the group, but no recollection of being asked to speak or preach. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'vague'
British English: vague /veɪɡ/ ADJECTIVE
If something is vague, it is not clear, distinct, or definite.
The description was pretty vague.
- American English: vague
- Arabic: مُبْهَم
- Brazilian Portuguese: vago
- Chinese: 含糊的
- Croatian: nejasan
- Czech: neurčitý nejasný
- Danish: vag
- Dutch: vaag
- European Spanish: impreciso
- Finnish: epämääräinen
- French: vague peu clair
- German: vage
- Greek: ασαφής
- Italian: vago
- Japanese: 曖昧な
- Korean: 막연한
- Norwegian: vag
- Polish: niesprecyzowany
- European Portuguese: vago
- Romanian: vag
- Russian: неясный
- Spanish: impreciso
- Swedish: vag
- Thai: คลุมเครือ
- Turkish: belirsiz
- Ukrainian: невизначений
- Vietnamese: không rõ ràng
Definition of vague from the Collins English Dictionary
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