prosy


prosy

adjective \ˈprō-zē\
pros·i·erpros·i·est

Definition of PROSY

:  lacking in qualities that seize the attention or strike the imagination :  commonplace; especially :  tediously dull in speech or manner
pros·i·ly \-zə-lē\ adverb
pros·i·ness \-zē-nəs\ noun

Origin of PROSY

1prose
First Known Use: 1814

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: prosyllogism
Previous Word in the Dictionary: prosuspensor
All Words Near: prosy

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up prosy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).