non·​glam·​or·​ous ˌnän-ˈglam-rəs How to pronounce nonglamorous (audio)
: not excitingly attractive : not glamorous : unglamorous
a nonglamorous profession

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Recent Examples on the Web Her essay about the real, nonglamorous work of farming is a must-read for anyone who has romanticized the pursuit., 21 June 2019

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First Known Use

1922, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonglamorous was in 1922

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“Nonglamorous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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