insipid

Part of speech: adverb

Insipidly.

Part of speech: adjective

Without flavor; unsavory; uninteresting.

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Usage examples "insipid":

  1. I sent for some dinner and there dined, Mrs. Margaret Pen being by, to whom I had spoke to go along with us to a play this afternoon, and then to the King's Theatre, where we saw " Midsummer's Night's Dream," which I had never seen before, nor shall ever again, for it is the most insipid ridiculous play that ever I saw in my life. - "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
  2. Oil is in some degree pleasant to the eye, the touch, and the taste, insipid as it is. - "The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12)", Edmund Burke.
  3. But she was insipid. - "The Roll-Call", Arnold Bennett.