obtrusive definition

  • adjective:
    • Thrusting out; protruding: an obtrusive rock development.
    • Tending to press self-assertively forward; brash: a spoiled kid's obtrusive behavior.
    • Undesirably noticeable: an obtrusive scar.
    • Sticking out; protruding.
    • Noticeable; prominent, especially in a displeasing method.
    • Pushy.
    • Disposed to obtrude; inclined to intrude or push one's self or one's opinions upon other people, or even enter uninvited; forward; pressing; invasive.
    • undesirably obvious
    • sticking out; protruding
  • others:
    • Disposed to obtrude; fond of thrusting your self or an individual's opinions upon the company or notice of other people; forward (put on individuals); unduly prominent (placed on things).

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