inconspicuously


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
Related to inconspicuously: encompassing

in·con·spic·u·ous

 (ĭn′kən-spĭk′yo͞o-əs)
adj.
Not readily noticeable.

in′con·spic′u·ous·ly adv.
in′con·spic′u·ous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.inconspicuously - in a manner intended to avoid attracting attention; "he had entered the room inconspicuously"
conspicuously - in a manner tending to attract attention; "there have been plenty of general declarations about willingness to meet and talk, but conspicuously no mention of time and place"
Translations

inconspicuously

[ˌɪnkənˈspɪkjʊəslɪ] ADV [sit, move] → sin llamar la atención, discretamente
inconspicuously placedcolocado donde no llama la atención, discretamente colocado

inconspicuously

advunauffällig

inconspicuously

[ˌɪnkənˈspɪkjʊəslɪ] adv (behave, move) → senza dare nell'occhio; (dress) → in modo poco appariscente, modestamente; (marked, placed) → in modo da non attirare l'attenzione
References in classic literature ?
We must go through life so inconspicuously that Fate does not notice us.
When the theatre let out, the two gangs strung along inconspicuously on opposite sides of the street.
At the same time she felt her arm pressed and shaken inconspicuously, but in an undeniable manner.
To inconspicuously protect visitors, the compact size of FD816C-HF2 allows it to blend into any surroundings or roof space, as well as complement any decoration.
It was your typical 10-degree windy, wintry day in Chicago, and I was sitting in my pimped-out therapy office with a client, surrounded by the perfect Eames chairs, a cozy security blanket, and two inconspicuously placed clocks.
The producer would also tell inconspicuously the judges if they should let a contestant through by giving them a nod or a thumbs up or down.
Rarely has art spread its light more inconspicuously, humbly, and poetically than in these enigmatic works.
With newborn lambs taking their first clumsy steps, baby puffins nesting in rugged coastal cliffs and small arctic foxes merging inconspicuously with the stunning landscape - Iceland is the perfect destination for wildlife watching with a difference this summer.
A couple of small, elongated leaves perch inconspicuously and briefly at the end of the ''pencils,'' relegating photosynthesis to the succulent, green stems.
We keep the classic, slender shape of fashionable shoes while inconspicuously increasing room in the toe box, allowing the ankle to balance effortlessly.
From the outside, the EAP717's pearl white color, built-in antennas, and compact size allows it to be inconspicuously added to any indoor environment.
Art, that once created, is inconspicuously left in public places for others to find.