AskDefine | Define inconspicuous

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inconspicuous adj : not prominent or readily noticeable; "he pushed the string through an inconspicuous hole"; "the invisible man" [syn: invisible] [ant: conspicuous]

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  • , /ˌɪn.kənˈspɪk.ju.əs/, /%In.k@n"spIk.ju.@s/

Adjective

  1. Not prominent or easily noticeable
    "Approaching danger, whether from octopus, fish or man, arouses caution in a small mollusk and it becomes as inconspicuous as it can."

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not prominent or easily noticeable

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