Free Dictionary

Free Dictionary

Home ×
Link Link Link Link

Search Result for "unobtrusive": 
Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. not obtrusive or undesirably noticeable;
- Example: "a quiet, unobtrusive life of self-denial"
[syn: unobtrusive, unnoticeable]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unobtrusive \Un`ob*tru"sive\, a. Not obtrusive; not presuming; modest. -- Un`ob*tru"sive*ly, adv. -- Un`ob*tru"sive*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

unobtrusive adj 1: not obtrusive or undesirably noticeable; "a quiet, unobtrusive life of self-denial" [syn: unobtrusive, unnoticeable] [ant: noticeable, obtrusive]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

59 Moby Thesaurus words for "unobtrusive": Attic, aesthetic, artistic, back-door, backstairs, chaste, choice, clandestine, classic, covert, excellent, feline, furtive, hidlings, hole-and-corner, hugger-mugger, humble, in good taste, meek, modest, of choice, of quality, pleasing, privy, pure, quiet, restrained, shifty, simple, skulking, slinking, slinky, sly, sneaking, sneaky, stealthy, subdued, surreptitious, tasteful, tasty, unaffected, unambitious, unaspiring, unassuming, unboastful, under-the-counter, under-the-table, undercover, underground, underhand, underhanded, understated, unimposing, unostentatious, unpresuming, unpresumptuous, unpretending, unpretentious, well-chosen