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Definition of "insipid" []

  • Lacking flavor or zest; not tasty. (adjective)
  • Lacking qualities that excite, stimulate, or interest; dull. (adjective)
  • Lacking spirit; boring (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Lacking taste; unpalatable (adjective)

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Use "insipid" in a sentence
  • "Recently we have been ‘Christmas’ but before that ‘festive season’ whilst insipid is the closest we can get to I guess?"
  • "You called it "insipid"--dunno, for me, one of its charms was how it managed to sidestep being insipid."
  • "The Hijazi is a round fruit, sweet, but insipid, which is also the reproach of the Sawadi, or black grape."