Examples of unexceptional in a Sentence
As an actor he was unexceptional, but he had a beautiful singing voice.
the physicist, now regarded as one of the brightest minds in science, was an unexceptional student as a child
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Screens to the side of the stage displayed unexceptional images of nature — trembling leaves, gurgling water, a mosquito feasting on skin — that paled next to the richness with which Janacek renders those images in music.
Roark, meanwhile, was durable yet mostly unexceptional as Washington’s fourth starter, contributing a 4.67 ERA and 95 ERA+ in 181 1/3 innings.
Once the default uniform of the unexceptional American office man, this staple has done an about-face in recent years and reclaimed its full potential.
Roark, meanwhile, was durable yet mostly unexceptional as Washington’s fourth starter, contributing a 4.67 ERA and 95 ERA in 181 1/3 innings.
So is the impact of fiercely controlling fathers on unexceptional and needy sons, who seek to fill their gaping emotional voids with shiny objects.
This particular week, July 10 through 16, will turn out to be unexceptional by the dreary standards of what has become the region’s greatest health crisis.
Unlike in Van Sant’s film, though, we are treated merely to Ray’s unexceptional and unilluminating thoughts.
A generation has passed since his unexceptional four-year tenure at Alabama ended with 32 wins, 15 losses, one tie and three forgettable bowl trips.
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Synonymsaverage, common, commonplace, cut-and-dried (also cut-and-dry), everyday, garden-variety, normal, prosaic, routine, run-of-the-mill, standard, standard-issue, ordinary, unremarkable, usual, workaday
Antonymsabnormal, exceptional, extraordinary, odd, out-of-the-way, strange, unusual
Related Wordsregular, typical, unextraordinary; familiar, homely, plain, plain-Jane, popular, vulgar; natural; customary, wonted; insignificant, trivial, unimportant; frequent, habitual; expected, predictable
Near Antonymscurious, funny, peculiar, quaint, queer; aberrant, anomalous, atypical, irregular, untypical; rare, recherché, scarce; fantastic (also fantastical), phenomenal; bizarre, far-out, Kafkaesque, outrageous, outré, wacky (also whacky), way-out, weird, wild; eccentric, idiosyncratic, kooky (also kookie), nonconformist, oddball, offbeat, unconventional, unorthodox; freak, freakish; conspicuous, notable, novel, outstanding, prominent, salient, signal, striking, unexampled, unprecedented; singular, unique, unparalleled
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