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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Obfuscate \Ob*fus"cate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Obfuscated; p. pr. & vb. n. Obfuscating.] 1. To darken; to obscure; to becloud. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence: To confuse; to bewilder; to make unclear. [1913 Webster] His head, like a smokejack, the funnel unswept, and the ideas whirling round and round about in it, all obfuscated and darkened over with fuliginous matter. --Sterne. [1913 Webster] Clouds of passion which might obfuscate the intellects of meaner females. --Sir. W. Scott. [1913 Webster]