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Definition of Obtuse


  1. Not pointed or acute; blunt; -- applied esp. to angles greater than a right angle, or containing more than ninety degrees.
  2. Not having acute sensibility or perceptions; dull; stupid; as, obtuse senses.
  3. Dull; deadened; as, obtuse sound.

Obtuse Translations

obtuse in Dutch is gesmoord, stomp, toonloos, dof
obtuse in French is obtus
obtuse in German is begriffsstutzig, stumpfsinnig, stumpfsinnig
obtuse in Latin is stolidus
obtuse in Swedish is trubbig vinkel