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What is another word for obtuse?

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Adjective
Annoyingly imperceptive or slow to understand
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“Young man, are you being deliberately obtuse and provocative?”
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Having an edge or point that is blunt (not sharp)
“Using obtuse scissors, the skin is peeled off on both sides.”
Adjective
Muffled or muted in sound, typically in pronunciation
“He also adds what he denominates the short and obtuse sound, as in fir, sir, bird, virtue. This sound, we believe, is confined to the vowel as followed by the letter r, and does not extend to a great number of words.”
Adjective
Of a triangle, having an obtuse angle
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Insensitive to criticism or insults
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Distasteful, crass or vulgar in nature
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