Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
simplyn2deep
1_million_words

Word of the Day 10/30/17 Obtrusive

Obtrusive (adjective)
ob·tru·sive [uhb-troo-siv]
(previously 03-15-13)

adjective
1. having or showing a disposition to obtrude, as by imposing oneself or one's opinions on others.
2. (of a thing) obtruding itself: an obtrusive error.
3. protruding; projecting.

Synonyms
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1. interfering, meddlesome, officious, presumptuous.
2. blatant.

Origin: 1660–70; < Latin obtrus ( us ) (see obtrusion) + -ive

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