Not quick or alert in perception, feeling, or intellect.

He thought I was too obtuse to realize that anal beads in a dishwasher mean something took place while I was on holiday.

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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Obtuse.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/obtuse. Accessed 29 May 2023.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “obtuse”, accessed May 29, 2023, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/obtuse.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Obtuse. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved May 29, 2023, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/obtuse

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