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In building their ambitiously archetypal saga, Koorzen and Harwood have pushed so far into the realm of the unconscious that their film becomes not only opaque, but obtuse.
It was also (p. 255) supposed valuable in cases of heaviness and obtuseness of intellect.
"What you are wearing now is pretty enough for anywhere," declared Sam Brewster, with masculine obtuseness.
AND SO THEY WERE MARRIEDFLORENCE MORSE KINGSLEY
I distrust all intellectual pretension that announces itself by obtuseness of palate!
"The flippancy of the half-educated is more obstructive to science than the obtuseness of the ignorant," said he.
THE POISON BELTARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
She ached to tell her doleful brother what, with true masculine obtuseness, he never in the world would guess.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
Yet with an obtuseness that is even now a mystery to me, no one raised any objection.
THE LOG OF A SEA-WAIFFRANK T. BULLEN
Vashti's eyes rested on him for a second or two, in a kind of wondering despair at his obtuseness.
MAJOR VIGOUREUXA. T. QUILLER-COUCH
I shall not waste time by inquiring to which of the two classes your obtuseness should justly be assigned.
MAJOR VIGOUREUXA. T. QUILLER-COUCH
For there was one quality in Henry for which she was never prepared, however much she reminded herself of it: his obtuseness.
HOWARDS ENDE. M. FORSTER

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