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No trail was so obtuse, no thicket so dense that members of that regiment would not track them to their lair.
Either Mrs. Morgan was obtuse or ignorant, for she gave no response for some time to Mary's stream of words.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
Much as Jethro had blundered, and obtuse as he was in many things, he understood what had taken place.
The second Swastika has its ends bent at an obtuse angle to the left, and at the extremities the lines taper to a point.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
Directly across from them at a table which formed a wide obtuse angle with theirs were four girls.
The head is more rounded, the muzzle more obtuse, the tail shorter, than in members of the preceding family.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
Here another line of marked trees was found, the course of which formed an obtuse angle with the one we had followed.
A YEAR IN THE FIELDSJOHN BURROUGHS
His mother was one of those obtuse women who regard an accident as a sin, to be visited by summary punishment.
As Ning hesitated, Sun Wei pressed the knotted thong upon him until it would have been obtuse to disregard his meaning.
I insisted on being obtuse, for though this fencing with an unstrung girl was hateful work, the quest was at stake.
THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS

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