Examples of unobtrusive in a Sentence
the notice that an 18% tip would be automatically added was so unobtrusive we almost didn't see it at the bottom of the menu
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Bray found that simple response unobtrusive and affirming.
Onkol’s device uses a cellular network connection, so that no home internet service is needed, and the little box — shaped like a toaster — is meant to be as unobtrusive as possible.
The result is intuitive and unobtrusive, as the best lettering often is.
Silverado Vineyards is secluded on a woodsy knoll east of Yountville, so unobtrusive that motorists zipping by on Silverado Trail just below are apt to miss the turnoff to the road twisting up to the winery.
According to lead researcher Dr. Brian Iacoviello, this treatment works just as well as drug therapy and provides a much safer, unobtrusive route for the treatment.
When cruising on the highway, the engine is quiet and unobtrusive, but the eight-speed automatic is hesitant to downshift for extra oomph when pulling out to pass slower-moving vehicles.
Each letter from a soldier, veteran, or family member is sandwiched between Carroll’s unobtrusive contextualization.
Always energetic but sometimes underpowered in terms of emotional connection, the movie has a bright look, thanks to the contributions of designers Sara Millan and Kate Mallor and the smooth, unobtrusive camerawork of Bryan Koss.
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First Known Use of unobtrusive
Synonymsdiscreet, inconspicuous, invisible, unnoticeable
Antonymsconspicuous, noticeable, visible
Related Wordsunnoticed, unremarked, unseen; impalpable, imperceptible, inappreciable, indistinguishable, insensible; faint, indistinct, obscure; concealed, hidden
Near Antonymsarresting, eye-catching, showy, striking; flashy, loud, noisy; apparent, clear, discernible (also discernable), distinct, evident, manifest, obvious, patent, plain, prominent, unmistakable; blatant, flagrant, glaring, gross, screaming
UNOBTRUSIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unobtrusive for English Language Learners
: not attracting attention in a way that bothers you
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