1. sticking out; protruding
Similar word(s): protrusive
2. noticeable in a displeasing way.
- the obtrusive behavior of a spoiled child
- equally obtrusive was the graffiti
Similar word(s): noticeable
Sentences with obtrusive as an adjective:
- The facade of the building was ornamented with obtrusive sculpted designs.
- He has an obtrusive forehead.
- The office manager is an unpleasantly obtrusive individual.