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English definition of “obtuse”


adjective (ANGLE)    /əbˈtjuːs/ US  /ɑːbˈtuːs/ specialized
(of an angle) more than 90° and less than 180° → Compare acute adjective, reflex adjectiveDescribing angles, lines and orientations obtusely     /-li/ adverb formal obtuseness     /-nəs/ noun [U] formal
(Definition of obtuse adjective (ANGLE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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