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A fair share of household duties also fell to her lot, and these were discharged in a quiet, orderly, and unobtrusive way.THE CHILDHOOD OF DISTINGUISHED WOMENSELINA A. BOWER
The butler had come up to his master in the unobtrusive manner of a well-trained servant, and was waiting an opportunity to speak.ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
What has preceded shows how simple, unobtrusive, passive is the part played by the accountant-general.SOCIAL COMPTABILISM, CHEQUE AND CLEARING SERVICE & PROPOSED LAWERNEST SOLVAY
My clothes are a bit conspicuous in this setting, no matter how unobtrusive my thoughts and actions.MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
Mrs. Welsh was happy, too, but a little tearful in an unobtrusive way.WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND
If she is quiet and unobtrusive and sweet-tempered she need not suffer from mortification even if she does not find much to enjoy.GIRLS AND WOMENHARRIET E. PAINE (AKA E. CHESTER}
Before the possibility of unobtrusive cleaning had dawned on me, I was once making a visit in a large city house.THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: HOUSEKEEPINGELIZABETH HALE GILMAN
There was suddenly a new and terrific power in common use, and it was as slender, silent and unobtrusive as it was fatal.STEAM STEEL AND ELECTRICITYJAMES W. STEELE
A buzzer, as unobtrusive as were all the characteristics of Financier Marston, sounded its meek purr.BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
Glenn, though modest and unobtrusive, was known as a solid and helpful member of the church.PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER

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