Definisi 'obtuse'

English to English
adjective
1 of an angle; between 90 and 180 degrees Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 Not pointed or acute; blunt; -- applied esp. to angles greater than a right angle, or containing more than ninety degrees. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
3 (of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 lacking in insight or discernment Terjemahkan
Example:
too obtuse to grasp the implications of his behavior
a purblind oligarchy that flatly refused to see that history was condemning it to the dustbin
source: wordnet30

5 slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity Terjemahkan
Example:
so dense he never understands anything I say to him
never met anyone quite so dim
although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick
dumb officials make some really dumb decisions
he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse
worked with the slow students
source: wordnet30


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