obtrusiveness
noun see obtrusive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • obtrusiveness — index pretense (ostentation) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • obtrusiveness — obtrusive ► ADJECTIVE ▪ noticeable or prominent in an unwelcome or intrusive way. DERIVATIVES obtrusively adverb obtrusiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Obtrusiveness — Obtrusive Ob*tru sive, a. Disposed to obtrude; inclined to intrude or thrust one s self or one s opinions upon others, or to enter uninvited; forward; pushing; intrusive. {Ob*tru sive*ly}, adv. {Ob*tru sive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] Not obvious,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • obtrusiveness — See obtrusively. * * * …   Universalium

  • obtrusiveness — noun The characteristic of being obtrusive …   Wiktionary

  • obtrusiveness — É™b truːsɪvnɪs n. quality of being obtrusive; intrusiveness, invasiveness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • obtrusiveness — ob·tru·sive·ness …   English syllables

  • obtrusiveness — noun an unwelcome conspicuousness (Freq. 1) • Ant: ↑unobtrusiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑obtrusive • Hypernyms: ↑conspicuousness …   Useful english dictionary

  • unobtrusiveness — noun the quality of not sticking out in an unwelcome way • Ant: ↑obtrusiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑unobtrusive • Hypernyms: ↑inconspicuousness * * * noun see unobtrusive …   Useful english dictionary

  • flagrant — adjective Etymology: Latin flagrant , flagrans, present participle of flagrare to burn more at black Date: 1513 1. archaic fiery hot ; burning 2. conspicuously offensive < flagrant errors >; especially so obviously inconsistent with what is right …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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