Meaning of “obtrusive” in the English Dictionary

"obtrusive" in British English

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obtrusiveadjective

uk /əbˈtruː.sɪv/ us /əbˈtruː.sɪv/

(Definition of “obtrusive” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"obtrusive" in American English

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obtrusiveadjective

us /əbˈtru·sɪv, ɑb-, -zɪv/

noticeable in a way that is unpleasant or unwanted:

The soldiers wore civilian clothes to make their presence less obtrusive.

(Definition of “obtrusive” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)