What does the word insipidity mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Insipidness.

Usage examples for insipidity

  1. But Alicia had long since sickened in the metropolis at the frivolity of beauty, the heartlessness of fashion, and the insipidity of elegance; and it was a relief to her to turn to the variety of character she found beneath the cloak of simple, eccentric, and sometimes coarse manners. – Marriage by Susan Edmonstone Ferrier
  2. In a word, these sermons were addressed to the multitude; and therefore they show good sense and absurdity; fancy and puerility; satire and insipidity; extravagance and truth. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) by Isaac D'Israeli
  3. This is the master- piece of the painter, with all his usual elegance, without his usual insipidity. – Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare