uneventful


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un·e·vent·ful

 (ŭn′ĭ-vĕnt′fəl)
adj.
1. Lacking in significant events.
2. Occurring without disruption.

un′e·vent′ful·ly adv.

uneventful

(ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊl)
adj
ordinary, routine, or quiet
ˌuneˈventfully adv
ˌuneˈventfulness n

un•e•vent•ful

(ˌʌn ɪˈvɛnt fəl)

adj.
lacking in important or interesting occurrences; routine: an uneventful day.
[1790–1800]
un`e•vent′ful•ly, adv.
un`e•vent′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uneventful - marked by no noteworthy or significant eventsuneventful - marked by no noteworthy or significant events; "an uneventful life"; "the voyage was pleasant and uneventful"; "recovery was uneventful"
eventful - full of events or incidents; "the most exhausting and eventful day of my life"

uneventful

Translations

uneventful

[ˈʌnɪˈventfʊl] ADJsin incidentes

uneventful

[ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊl] adjsans incident

uneventful

adj day, meetingereignislos; careerwenig bewegt; liferuhig, eintönig (pej)

uneventful

[ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊl] adjsenza sorprese, tranquillo/a
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Such were Elizabeth Elliot's sentiments and sensations; such the cares to alloy, the agitations to vary, the sameness and the elegance, the prosperity and the nothingness of her scene of life; such the feelings to give interest to a long, uneventful residence in one country circle, to fill the vacancies which there were no habits of utility abroad, no talents or accomplishments for home, to occupy.
The remainder of the journey was uneventful, and upon arrival at Liverpool they went aboard the WEST AFRICAN, which had just come to the landing-stage.
I foresaw at Florence that her quiet, uneventful childhood must end, and it has ended.
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