inconspicuousness


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Related to inconspicuousness: appraising, inconvenient

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:
Noun1.inconspicuousness - the quality of being not easily seen
unnoticeableness - the quality of being not easily noticed
unobtrusiveness - the quality of not sticking out in an unwelcome way
invisibility, invisibleness - the quality of not being perceivable by the eye
conspicuousness - high visibility
Translations
عَدَم لَفْت النَّظَر
nenápadnost
det ikke at være iøjefaldende
nem feltűnő
sem lítiî ber á
nenápadnosť
göze çarpmama

inconspicuous

(inkənˈspikjuəs) adjective
not noticeable or conspicuous. The detective tried to be as inconspicuous as possible.
ˌinconˈspicuousness noun
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