- Antonyms of OBTUSE
sane, rational, jabbing, ingenious, quick-witted, compound, smart, literate, intelligent, percipient, wily, trained, Lacerating, discerning, well-read, crafty, spiky, sensible, sharp, erudite, hyperintelligent, wise, pointed, cerebral, perceptive, bright, prickly, logical, educated, fast, resourceful, foxy, shrewd, scratching, astute, schooled, sharpened, ground, Whetted, sage, Sharp-witted, edgy, brainy, acute, prudent, perspicacious, judicious, sapient, apt, quick, reasonable, brilliant, keen, informed, spiny, Honed, supersmart, spikelike, sagacious, scholarly, edged, intellectual, thinking, knowledgeable, insightful, needlelike, stabbing, savvy, valid, skilled, ultrasmart, sound, jagged, cunning, learned, clever, highbrow, cutting, knowing, piercing, nimble, spiked.
- Examples of usage:
- Now this script consists, as you see, of two kinds of characters; the small, solid, acutely pointed characters which are known as wedges, and the larger, more obtuse characters, somewhat like our government broad arrows, and called arrow- heads. - "The Mystery of 31 New Inn" by R. Austin Freeman
- The difference between the work of the two Epeirae does not extend beyond the wrapper, which is an obtuse cone in the one case and a balloon in the other. - "The Life of the Spider" by J. Henri Fabre
- She followed the waiter up- stairs with that soft rustle of the dress which conveys even in the obtuse masculine mind a care for clothes and the habit of dealing with a good dressmaker. - "The Vultures" by Henry Seton Merriman