Simple Definition of bland
: not interesting or exciting
: lacking strong flavor
: showing no emotion, concern, etc.
Full Definition of bland
Examples of bland
The vegetable soup was rather bland.
The diplomat's bland statement did nothing to calm the situation.
Origin of bland
First Known Use: 1565
Synonym Discussion of bland
BLAND Defined for Kids
Definition of bland
1 : not interesting or exiciting <a bland story>
2 : not having much flavor <a bland soup>
3 : not showing emotion <a bland face>
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