Word "OBTUSE" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
lacking in insight or discernment
Synonyms:
purblind
Examples:
too obtuse to grasp the implications of his behavior

Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
Synonyms:
dense, dim, dull, dumb, slow
Examples:
he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse

Part of Speech:
Adjective
Definition:
(of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex

Crossword Clues for OBTUSE

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Clue Source Date
Angles of 2 or 3 radians are ____ The Times Specialist Sunday 11 Sep 2022
Rather dense LA Times Daily 09 Jul 2022
Opposite of acute, for an angle USA Today 30 Jun 2022
Annoyingly imperceptive Wall Street Journal 01 Jun 2022
Thick fluid but so clear, essentially The Guardian Cryptic 26 May 2022
Blunt The Times Concise 13 Feb 2022
An angle between 90 and 180 degrees Irish Times Simplex 30 Dec 2021
More than right … or seldom correct? New York Times 24 Nov 2021
Annoyingly insensitive The Times Concise 23 Nov 2021
An angle between 90 and 180 degrees Irish Times Simplex 29 Oct 2021
Like a 270-degree angle Universal 29 Oct 2021
Not at all observant Newsday 16 Oct 2021
Over 90 degrees, in a way LA Times Daily 30 Sep 2021
Over 90 degrees, in a way The Washington Post 30 Sep 2021
Incapable of insight Newsday 22 Jul 2021
Wide-angle lens just a boon, regular shots taken when climbing The Telegraph Toughie 04 Jun 2021
Stupid honour essentially elitist American wears The Telegraph Cryptic 16 Apr 2021
Thick Russian flower on far side of Bucharest has value Irish Times Crosaire 16 Mar 2021
Combat guns get mislaid regularly -- that's stupid The Telegraph Cryptic 29 Jan 2021
Thickheaded New York Times 01 Jan 2021
An angle between 90 and 180 degrees Irish Times Simplex 21 Dec 2020
Not very perceptive or sensitive Irish Times Simplex 29 Oct 2020
Dense Eugene Sheffer 10 Oct 2020
Blunt The Telegraph Quick 20 Aug 2020
Not at all alert Newsday 16 Jul 2020
Dull-witted The Times Concise 08 Mar 2020
Slow to understand The Times Concise 07 Feb 2020
None too bright Thomas Joseph 23 Dec 2019
Slow-witted Thomas Joseph 19 Aug 2019
Dull books about British milk The Telegraph Cryptic 27 Jun 2019
Dim pupil once taking time with exercise The Telegraph Toughie 21 Jun 2019
Like a regular pentagon's angles The Washington Post Sunday 28 Apr 2019
A 3dn between 90 and 180 degrees Irish Times Simplex 27 Apr 2019
Slow-witted The Times Concise 14 Apr 2019
Slow-witted when it comes to geometry? Wall Street Journal 03 Apr 2019
Not the sharpest tool in the shed Wall Street Journal 19 Jan 2019
Rather thick The Washington Post 10 Jan 2019
Rather thick LA Times Daily 10 Jan 2019
Slow-witted when it comes to geometry?
Rather thick
Thickheaded
Not the sharpest tool in the shed
Dull alumnus cooked suet The Telegraph Toughie 11 Dec 2018
Dull-witted Universal 08 Dec 2018
Mentally slow, not acute? The Telegraph Cryptic 06 Nov 2018
Far from perceptive The Washington Post Sunday 21 Oct 2018
Slow on the uptake USA Today 18 Oct 2018
Dense Wall Street Journal 17 Sep 2018
Type of angle Family Time 02 Jul 2018
Slow on the uptake, but so excited by note, finally The Telegraph Cryptic 26 Jun 2018
A stupid angle? Irish Times Simplex 20 Jun 2018
Kind of angle Universal 09 Jun 2018
Annoyingly insensitive The Times Concise 05 Apr 2018
Thick The Telegraph Quick 24 Feb 2018
Tube so unusually thick The Sun Two Speed 30 Jan 2018
Dull, stupid The Sun Two Speed 30 Jan 2018
Thickheaded Newsday 04 Jan 2018
Dull-witted
Kind of angle
Dense
Slow on the uptake
Angle between 90 and 180 degrees Irish Times Simplex 18 Nov 2017
Dim-witted baronet stuck in river The Times Cryptic 17 Jul 2017
None to bright Thomas Joseph 03 Jun 2017
Dull, non-perceptive The Guardian Speedy 29 Apr 2017
Dull-witted USA Today 17 Feb 2017
Like an angle greater than 90 degrees
Like an angle greater than 90 degrees Universal 25 Dec 2016
Like some angles USA Today 14 Nov 2016
Unobservant Newsday 11 Sep 2016
Slow old coach takes time heading east The Telegraph Toughie 14 Jul 2016
Like some angles LA Times Daily 05 Jul 2016
Angle greater than 90 degrees Irish Times Simplex 27 Apr 2016
Stupid The Telegraph Quick 24 Mar 2016
A few fries short of a Happy Meal The Washington Post 15 Mar 2016
Dense New York Times 16 Jan 2016
Dense
Like some angles
Like some angles
Dense, dim Irish Times Simplex 03 Nov 2015
Start off job with little time to exercise? That's stupid The Telegraph Cryptic 11 Oct 2015
More than 90 degrees USA Today 29 Sep 2015
Not alert Newsday 17 May 2015
Slow-witted Newsday 27 Jan 2015
Far from sharp USA Today 20 Jan 2015
Not alert
Unobservant
Slow-witted
Slow on the uptake
Far from sharp
More than 90 degrees
Not exactly insightful
Between right and straight
Angle that's greater than 90 degrees
Dense
Dimwitted
Thick
Dense
Thick
Dumb as a doorknob
Like an angle greater than 90 degrees
Dense
More than right, in triangles
Dense
More than right, in triangles
Slow to catch on
Greater than 90 degrees, as an angle
Wide angle designation
Like some triangles
Insensitive
Insensitive
Kind of triangle
Thick
Dense
Not sharp
Greater than 90 degrees, as an angle
Doltish
Boorish
Slow
Not the sharpest knife in the drawer
Thick as a brick
Boorish
Slow
Like angles between 90 and 180 degrees
Like angles between 90 and 180 degrees
A few bricks short of a load
Not exactly quick
Not exactly insightful
Wide angle designation
Slow-witted
Lacking in insight
Like a triangle with one angle between 90° and 180°
Insensitive
Slow on the uptake
Slow on the uptake
Dull
Far from sharp
Slow to learn
Slow on the uptake
More than 90°, or less than tactful
Between 90° and 180°
Greater than 90 degrees
Between 90° and 180°
Incapable of insight
Not very astute
Not too apt
Thick
Not sharp
None too bright
Thickheaded
Dull
Blunt
Slow on the uptake
Like some angles
Dull
95 degrees, maybe
Greater than 90°, as an angle
Kind of triangle
More than 90°
Tactless
Slow-witted
Hardly brainy
Certain angle
Opaque
Far from sharp
Slow-witted
Dull-witted
Insensitive
Dense or dull
Dull; dense
Dimwitted
Kind of angle
Unobservant
Blunt.
Insensitive.
Imperceptive.
Slow on the uptake.
Dull.
Not perceptive.
Slow to understand.
Stupid.
Greater than 90° and less than 180°.
Dull
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