un·​in·​spired | \ ˌən-in-ˈspī(-ə)rd How to pronounce uninspired (audio) \

Definition of uninspired

: lacking in inspiration or originality : not inspired a bland, uninspired menu an uninspired choice

Examples of uninspired in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Meantime, the duo has received criticism from listeners who find the music lightweight and uninspired. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al, 28 July 2022 So if your bedroom has felt lackluster and uninspired lately, this sale brings a rare opportunity to drape it in luxurious fabrics for a price that won't send your credit card company into a tizzy. Sarah Madaus, SELF, 15 July 2022 The mass job exodus sweeping America is fueled by newfound empowerment among workers who report feeling overworked, uninspired, and undervalued. Anne Chow, Fortune, 23 Feb. 2022 That was great, but the thought of another contract fiasco left him drained and a little uninspired. Bob Mcmanaman, The Arizona Republic, 15 June 2022 The script is genuinely bad much of the time and Deborah Chow’s direction is sloppy and uninspired. Erik Kain, Forbes, 4 June 2022 These moments get at the film’s thesis without reducing the lives of these women, especially the young ones, to uninspired PSA messaging. Lovia Gyarkye, The Hollywood Reporter, 27 May 2022 After a series of dreadful films and uninspired soundtracks in the ’60s, Elvis was a cultural afterthought. Ken Budd, Washington Post, 25 May 2022 In disrepair after an uninspired close to the 20th century, Caddy engineers did yeomen’s work to rebuild the brand as an athletic competitor to European performance makes with the CTS, ATS and V-series sedan hellions. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 21 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of uninspired

1700, in the meaning defined above

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“Uninspired.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninspired. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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