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"Obnoxious" Used To Have A Very Sinister Meaning
Once upon a time, 1578 to be exact, the word "obnoxious" was born.
Origin of obnoxious
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OTHER WORDS FROM obnoxiousob·nox·ious·ly, adverbob·nox·ious·ness, nounun·ob·nox·i·ous, adjectiveun·ob·nox·i·ous·ly, adverb
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How to use obnoxious in a sentence
That made it hard to ignore obnoxious contacts or ones you’d prefer to forget.
In 2010’s start-up culture, “innovation and disruption were ascendant and critical questions were often dismissed as obnoxious cynicism.”The details of WeWork’s unraveling are stranger than fiction|Allison Stewart|July 22, 2021|Washington Post
I’d ask NBA superfan and die-hard Knicks loyalist Spike Lee to take the helm and would include a cameo of Drake, the league’s most obnoxious celebrity fan, on the sidelines.Debating How Space Jam: A New Legacy Stacks Up Against the Original|Cady Lang|July 19, 2021|Time
To say it now, into the noise of an obnoxious, male-centric sports audience, would be too damn polite.The WNBA once worried about survival. Now it has a bolder vision.|Jerry Brewer|May 14, 2021|Washington Post
Some of us stayed up all night long leaving messages for every representative in the House, not wanting to be obnoxious in any way but trying to make sure they had all the information to be able to vote appropriately.Florida Lawmakers Send Lifeline to Families With Brain-Damaged Children|by Daniel Chang and Carol Marbin Miller, Miami Herald|April 30, 2021|ProPublica
These “free” games display ads, often in obnoxious places, in lieu of the entry fee.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Peaceful protest is welcome in America today—seeking to disrupt Americans looking to enjoy an NFL game is obnoxious.
The obnoxious meddling journalist is a stock character in fiction.I Blame People Who Blame the Media: Robert McCulloch’s Tone-Deaf Speech|Arthur Chu|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You must be one of the most obnoxious creatures, male or female, roaming the planet.
Certain sentences and paragraphs capture a self-awareness that is more insightful than obnoxious or narcissistic.
Five coaches, each containing six of the obnoxious prisoners, started to convey them to the prison of the Abbayé.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
Mr. Osborne's pronounced Northern principles had made him very obnoxious to those who sympathized with the South.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Stephen, as the head of the Christian community, was especially obnoxious to heathen rage.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
We then made ourselves horribly obnoxious with our machine guns, and opened by arrangement.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
He stormed and wheedled, threatened and bribed; the obnoxious instrument was constantly brandished before his eyes.Alone|Marion Harland