Origin of obvious
Synonyms for obvious
Antonyms for obvious
Examples from the Web for unobvious
Historical Examples of unobvious
There are some odd crudenesses in Theda Baras acting which had the effect of making her un-stagey, unobvious.
My Cleverness is of high quality—even supernatural, I have thought—and is of unobvious tenors.
Word Origin for obvious
1580s, "frequently met with," from Latin obvius "that is in the way, presenting itself readily, open, exposed, commonplace," from obviam (adv.) "in the way," from ob "against" (see ob-) + viam, accusative of via "way" (see via). Meaning "plain to see, evident" is first recorded 1630s. Related: Obviously; obviousness.