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synonyms for obtrusively

  • bluntly
  • clearly
  • crassly
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How to use obtrusively in a sentence

True, the judge was not so abject as the first figure, but then he was not so obtrusively vigorous as the second.
THE WRONG TWINHARRY LEON WILSON
Mr. Le Frank's plump cheeks were, in colour, of the obtrusively florid sort.
HEART AND SCIENCEWILKIE COLLINS
Is it possible that its recommendation lies in the fact that it does not render scratches so obtrusively obvious as rouge does?
ON LABORATORY ARTSRICHARD THRELFALL
We ought to add that the attitude of the author in respect to moral and religious truth is truly, but not obtrusively, reverent.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 86, DECEMBER, 1864VARIOUS
Angel Alley was decorous—if one might say so, obtrusively decorous.
A SINGULAR LIFEELIZABETH STUART PHELPS
He was deeply but not obtrusively religious, and no human being ever heard a low or profane word from his lips.
TWELVE NAVAL CAPTAINSMOLLY ELLIOT SEAWELL
Let whatever we do be openly done, though not obtrusively nor boastfully; and this whether it is ornamental or only useful.
HOUSEHOLD ORGANIZATIONFLORENCE CADDY
They associated together for mutual edification; they did not obtrusively separate themselves from the corrupt or slothful Church.
A HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION (VOL. 2 OF 2)THOMAS M. LINDSAY
Obtrusively red, it fumbled renewed sweat beads across each man's brow like an eager dresser's haste with an awkward button.
THE LAND OF LOOK BEHINDPAUL CAMERON BROWN
But there is a sweet love story in the book—hidden like a bird in a clump of obtrusively flowering bushes.
RECOLLECTIONS OF A VARIED LIFEGEORGE CARY EGGLESTON
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