abstrusity


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Synonyms for abstrusity

wisdom that is recondite and abstruse and profound

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(10) I realize that my choice of the word "abstrusity" is a sad testament to the alienating power of elitist jargon.
The prose alternates between chatty informality and jargon-bestrewn abstrusity, but even when informal it lacks economy.
In reading the Bible, the preceptress advises her pupils, "always attend chiefly to those points which serve to mend the heart, rather than to those knotty, metaphysical disquisitions, which tend only to perplex the understanding, and involve the inquirer in such labyrinths of abstrusity, as are above human comprehension, and beyond human concern" (pp.