Word:

Obtuse

Ob`tuse´
a.1.Not pointed or acute; blunt; - applied esp. to angles greater than a right angle, or containing more than ninety degrees.
2.Not having acute sensibility or perceptions; not alert, especially to the feelings of others; dull; stupid; as, obtuse senses.
3.Dull; deadened; as, obtuse sound.
Adj.1.obtuse - of an angle; between 90 and 180 degrees
Antonyms:
acute - of an angle; less than 90 degrees
2.obtuse - of a leaf shape; rounded at the apex
3.obtuse - lacking in insight or discernment; "too obtuse to grasp the implications of his behavior"; "a purblind oligarchy that flatly refused to see that history was condemning it to the dustbin"- Jasper Griffin
Synonyms: purblind
4.obtuse - slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials make some really dumb decisions"; "he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse"; "worked with the slow students"
Synonyms: dumb, slow, dense, dim, dull
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