unromantic

adjective
un·ro·man·tic | \ ˌən-rō-ˈman-tik , -rə- \

Definition of unromantic 

: not suitable for, conducive to, or given to romance or courtship : not romantic unromantic people an unromantic gesture She describes the extremely unromantic way she met her husband … —Sara Eckel

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unromantically \ˌən-rō-ˈman-ti-k(ə-)lē, -rə- \ adverb

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Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, Love/Sick is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. Courant Community, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 12 June 2018 Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, Love/Sick is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. Courant Community, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 12 June 2018 Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, Love/Sick is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. Courant Community, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 12 June 2018 Verbal consent doesn’t have to be a robotic, unromantic thing. Lauren Larson, GQ, "Your Gnarliest Questions About Consent, Answered," 31 May 2018 Zinedine Zidane Draws the Curtains on a Glittering Career in Crazy Fashion An absolutely phenomenal career littered with silverware came to an unromantic and abrupt end in the 2006 World Cup final. SI.com, "7 of the Craziest Moments in World Cup History," 3 July 2018 Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, Love/Sick is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. Courant Community, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 12 June 2018 Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, Love/Sick is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. Courant Community, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 12 June 2018 Full of imperfect lovers and dreamers, Love/Sick is an unromantic comedy for the romantic in everyone. Courant Community, "Community News For The Manchester Edition," 12 June 2018

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First Known Use of unromantic

1731, in the meaning defined above

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