Wheeled traffic coming from Porta di Stabia with Porta di Nola as destination was able to turn right into Via dell'Abbondanza, but the detour past obtuse
corners--although it took considerably longer--was preferred.
Which is another one of the things I was playing with in the film--the sort of obtuse
things that contribute to the darkness.
You've got to know so much of it is ponderous and pretentious and trying so hard to be obtuse
writing is more inappropriate than ever in the wake of globalization.
Megill's tendency toward a choppy, repetitive writing style does not make his treatment of hermeneutics and the theory of truth and knowledge any less obtuse
prose, this section from the first paragraph in Chapter 4, Knowledge Work:
Caughey avails herself of biomorphic flourishes, but the references invariably slide toward the (Barthesian) obtuse
In each case, Thomas captures the atmospherics of a frenetically polarizing political climate, for which the crude and obtuse
authoritarianism of the state officials provided the main motor.
The library on the north side makes an obtuse
bend to create a quiet court between the building and an existing substation.
It leaves the subject of his love judiciously obtuse
, and a priest in the diocese of Fredericton.
The architects are only a small part of the process, if they only talked with themselves the talk would be get very obtuse
In addition, the Koret Task Force claims that the commission "was either too obtuse
or too naive to take on the basic functioning and political control of the system itself.
For all his considerable charm, Harry could appear pompous and irritatingly obtuse
I'd suggest that it is both cheaper and wiser to encourage people who want to make obtuse
political statements to "grow up" and make the compromises necessary to see that their ultimate preferences are reflected rather than frustrated by their actions.