unexciting

adjective
un·​ex·​cit·​ing | \ ˌən-ik-ˈsī-tiŋ How to pronounce unexciting (audio) \

Definition of unexciting

: not exciting : dull, commonplace an unexciting movie/menu an unexciting speaker an unexciting performance

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Other Words from unexciting

unexcitingly adverb

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That has made some recent Windows 10 updates, including the upcoming May 2019 Update, rather unexciting. Mark Hachman, PCWorld, "Microsoft adds phone notification support, dictation languages to new Windows 10 Insider build," 26 Apr. 2019 So, the result was a low turnout, unexciting, status quo election. Amy Chance, sacbee, "California Influencers: What did we learn from the June primary election, and why?," 11 June 2018 Ironically, The Windows 10 October 2018 Update was supposed to be a yawner, with unexciting improvements and minor new features. Mark Hachman, PCWorld, "Microsoft re-releases the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, admitting its testing needs to improve," 13 Nov. 2018 So, the result was a low turnout, unexciting, status quo election. Amy Chance, sacbee, "California Influencers: What did we learn from the June primary election, and why?," 11 June 2018 So, the result was a low turnout, unexciting, status quo election. Amy Chance, sacbee, "California Influencers: What did we learn from the June primary election, and why?," 11 June 2018 So, the result was a low turnout, unexciting, status quo election. Amy Chance, sacbee, "California Influencers: What did we learn from the June primary election, and why?," 11 June 2018 Wedding season has arrived, and strolling through Target to snag another dishware set or standing mixer can become redundant and unexciting. Christen A. Johnson, chicagotribune.com, "Paying for student loans, IVF with wedding money? Cash, charity registries increasingly common, study says," 22 June 2018 This benefit is the antidote to the predictable silent auctions or the unexciting musical performances from the local grade school choir (no offense, kids). Kasia Pilat, New York Times, "5 Comedy Shows to Catch in NYC This Weekend," 15 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of unexciting

1833, in the meaning defined above

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