What is the opposite of prominent?

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Opposite of standing out from the surroundings
“This may have served the purpose of camouflage, making the animal more inconspicuous.”
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Opposite of widely known, especially in a positive way
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“This song reminds me of an obscure band out of England that I happen to know by fluke through a guy from New York I had met at a concert.”
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Opposite of jutting or projecting outwards
“They began to rub the sidewall of the passageway in search of an indented area.”
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Opposite of clearly perceptible or self-explanatory
“Vision of the elusive bigfoot was unclear and inconclusive.”
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Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
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Opposite of having great interest, consequence or significance
“I've heard a preview of their album and it sounds pretty ordinary.”
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Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“Accounting was just an ancillary subject in my pursuit to get into an engineering course.”
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Opposite of having power and influence over others
“It was a disappointingly weak performance by a team supposedly in search of redemption.”
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Opposite of denotes the effectiveness or dominance of a particular action
“Leaders who do not look after the interests of their followers are not only unethical but ineffective.”
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Opposite of characterized by widespread appeal or likeability
“She turned up to the event in a rather unappealing brown dress.”
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(of a person) Opposite of liked or admired by the majority of people
“His tendency to lose his temper made him an unpopular character around the club.”
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Opposite of having a good reputation, especially in a given field
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Opposite of showy, bold or audacious in behavior or appearance
“There is no need to put on your best bib and tucker because the restaurant itself is a surprisingly unostentatious venue that specializes in simplicity.”
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Opposite of extended or expanded, as from internal pressure
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Opposite of large in scale and scope
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Opposite of designed for customers with a high income
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Opposite of superseding others in importance or status
“His punches were weak and slow, and I can claim with confidence that he was the worst boxer that I had ever seen.”
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Opposite of done, perceived, or existing in open view
“The President called and said that he wanted to speak to me about a secret matter.”
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