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Another word for insipid

  1. Lacking an appetizing flavor

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  2. Lacking the qualities requisite for spiritedness and originality

Another word for insipid

  1. Tasteless

      1. Lacking liveliness, animation, or interest; dull:
      2. Lacking taste, zest, or flavor; flat:
      1. Having lost freshness, effervescence, or palatability:
      2. Lacking originality or spontaneity:
      3. Ineffective or uninspired, usually from being out of practice or from having done the same thing for too long.
      1. Having a smooth, even surface:
      2. Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
      3. Being in horizontal position; lying down:
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  2. Uninteresting

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Synonym Study

  • Banal is used of that which is so trite or hackneyed as to seem highly vapid or flat her banal compliments
  • Vapid and flat apply to that which once had, but has since lost, freshness, sharpness, tang, zest, etc. the vapid, or flat, epigrams that had once so delighted him
  • Insipid implies a lack of taste or flavor and is, hence, figuratively applied to anything that is lifeless, dull, etc. insipid table talk