plain-vanilla

adjective
plain-va·​nil·​la

Definition of plain-vanilla

: lacking special features or qualities : basic

First Known Use of plain-vanilla

1959, in the meaning defined above

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“Plain-vanilla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plain-vanilla. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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