Sentence Examples


  • He usually dressed in black, with unobtrusive propriety.
  • Like another Socrates, he taught them to know themselves, repressing vanity, encouraging the despondent, and attaching all alike by his unobtrusive sympathy.
  • The happiness of the Epicurean was, it might almost seem, a grave and solemn pleasure - a quiet unobtrusive ease of heart, but not exuberance and excitement.
  • In an unobtrusive way weevils do immense harm to vegetation.
  • Bold as are his opinions in his works, here he was wholly unobtrusive of theories that might not have commended the assent of all present.