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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·dis·tinct /ˌɪndɪˈstɪŋ(k)t/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·dis·tinct a.
 1. Not distinct or distinguishable; not separate in such a manner as to be perceptible by itself; as, the indistinct parts of a substance. Indistinct as water is in water.”
 2. Obscure to the mind or senses; not clear; not definite; confused; imperfect; faint; as, indistinct vision; an indistinct sound; an indistinct idea or recollection.
    When we come to parts too small four our senses, our ideas of these little bodies become obscure and indistinct.   --I. Watts.
    Their views, indeed, are indistinct and dim.   --Cowper.
 Syn: -- Undefined; indistinguishable; obscure; indefinite; vague; ambiguous; uncertain; confused.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : not clearly defined or easy to perceive or understand;
            "indistinct shapes in the gloom"; "an indistinct
            memory"; "only indistinct notions of what to do" [ant: