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je·june

 (jə-jo͞on′)
adj.
1. Not interesting; dull: "and there pour forth jejune words and useless empty phrases" (Anthony Trollope).
2. Lacking maturity; childish: surprised by their jejune responses to our problems.
3. Lacking in nutrition: a jejune diet.

[From Latin iēiūnus, meager, dry, fasting.]

je·june′ly adv.
je·june′ness n.

jejune

(dʒɪˈdʒuːn)
adj
1. simple; naive; unsophisticated
2. insipid; dull; dry
3. lacking nourishment; insubstantial or barren
[C17: from Latin jējūnus hungry, empty]
jeˈjunely adv
jeˈjuneness, jeˈjunity n

je•june

(dʒɪˈdʒun)

adj.
1. lacking interest or significance; insipid: a jejune novel.
2. lacking maturity; childish: jejune behavior.
3. lacking nutritive elements: a jejune diet.
[1605–15; < Latin jējūnus empty, poor, mean]
je•june′ly, adv.
je•june′ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.jejune - lacking in nutritive value; "the jejune diets of the very poor"
unwholesome - detrimental to physical or moral well-being; "unwholesome food"; "unwholesome habits like smoking"
2.jejune - displaying or suggesting a lack of maturityjejune - displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity; "adolescent insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes"
immature - characteristic of a lack of maturity; "immature behavior"
3.jejune - lacking interest or significance or impact; "an insipid personality"; "jejune novel"
uninteresting - arousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement; "a very uninteresting account of her trip"

jejune

adjective
1. (Formal) simple, silly, juvenile, naive, pointless, childish, immature, senseless, unsophisticated, puerile They were of great service in correcting my jejune generalizations.
2. (Old-fashioned) dull, dry, banal, prosaic, colourless, uninteresting, inane, insipid, wishy-washy (informal), vapid We knew we were in for a pretty long, jejune evening.

jejune

adjective
Lacking the qualities requisite for spiritedness and originality:
Informal: wishy-washy.
Translations

jejune

[dʒɪˈdʒuːn] ADJ
1. (= naïve) → cándido
2. (= dull) [subject] → árido; [evening] → aburrido
3. (= insipid) → insípido, sin sustancia

jejune

adj (liter: = dull) → fade, langweilig; (= naive, simple)simpel