obtuse


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Synonyms for obtuse

Synonyms for obtuse

Synonyms for obtuse

of an angle

Antonyms

(of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex

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lacking in insight or discernment

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slow to learn or understand

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If the perpendicular line is inclined towards B, it will form an acute angle on one side and an obtuse angle on the other.
If you have suffered from obtuse priests and bishops who have forgotten the purpose of their calling, pray as Christ did from the cross, "Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.
The most charitable word I have for some of Swomley's views is obtuse.
The LRF-800's performance in the field, especially on smaller objects and those with severely obtuse angles, remains to seen.
The ST is depressed in aVL, suggesting that the lesion is distal to the first obtuse marginal branch.
The most obtuse interviewer will feel an invisible jerk on his or her dog collar.
Equally obtuse, though benignly offensive, was the Chicago-based Steppenwolf Company's development of Nomathemba, a musical fable concocted by German director Eric Simonson which employed the distinguished voice of ntozake shange to craft dialogue that would legitimize a misguided, romantic vision of "hope" for two young black lovers in apartheid South Africa, whose singular obstacle to survival during their city sojourn is the black community.
In a single season, eggs that dot the leaves turn into caterpillars, hairy, obtuse, on tiny elephant legs, all mouth and green blood, they live to eat several times their bodies' weight, die into cocoons hung-up on being dead for a while, a delicacy
This handsome publication will extend the reader's understanding of the drawing process, but is too obtuse for most students below the level of high school senior.
Now that the text has been completed, it is hard to imagine how Congress, which is supposedly so obtuse, will be able to make an intelligent decision in the allotted ninety days.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- Fine print, obtuse language, and inconspicuous footnotes are now a figment of proxies past due to a Securities and Exchange Commission overhaul of executive compensation reporting.
It grows rapidly and branches at obtuse angles, two of the very characteristics that will require Santo Domingo to establish a regular and aggressive pruning program in immediate and coming years.
Tenders are invited for Tender Notice For Supply Of Built Up Obtuse Xing, Grsp Of Various Sizes, Metal Liners, Joggled Fish Plates & Sgci Insert.
So I rescued last week's from the bin And line for line filled this week's in When I browsed this morning Echo To check my answers, took a deckko I was amazed that your answers were different to mine How could that be, when I've travelled through time For one across I got obtuse So how on earth could you deduce That it could be Bassett Hound Or bulldozer could be one down I'm at a loss and all confused I felt sure I'd got all the clues Now I await the lottery with apprehension But fear I'll have to get by with my pension Phil Wood, Wallasey