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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Now seen in elegant, unobtrusive vitrines, the museum’s treasures are beautifully illuminated by natural and artificial light.
Director Steven Robman's unobtrusive staging, combined with the deceptively simple design elements — most notably Jason H. Thompson's projection design — center Gross' authoritative performance.
The young, English speaking staff are eager to please but unobtrusive.
Consider Le Coucou, in downtown New York, designed by Roman and Williams, with its plush banquettes, tables placed at a humane but convivial distance from one another, flattering light, and unobtrusive service.
What parents will like: A sweet, unobtrusive way of reminding kids that school-bus drivers are people, too.
In the world of football the oriental owners can often be seen as unobtrusive and uncommunicative.
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.
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.
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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
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