uninspired


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un·in·spired

 (ŭn′ĭn-spīrd′)
adj.
1. Characterized by a lack of excitement or liveliness; unexciting or uninteresting: a team playing uninspired baseball. See Synonyms at dull.
2. Lacking or done without inspiration or enthusiasm: a competent but uninspired student.

uninspired

(ˌʌnɪnˈspaɪəd)
adj
dull or ordinary; unimaginative: an uninspired painting.

un•in•spired

(ˌʌn ɪnˈspaɪərd)

adj.
not inspired; not creative or spirited: an uninspired performance.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uninspired - having no intellectual or emotional or spiritual excitementuninspired - having no intellectual or emotional or spiritual excitement; "the production was professional but uninspired"
unexciting - not exciting; "an unexciting novel"; "lived an unexciting life"
2.uninspired - deficient in originality or creativityuninspired - deficient in originality or creativity; lacking powers of invention; "a sterile ideology lacking in originality"; "unimaginative development of a musical theme"; "uninspired writing"
uncreative - not creative; "an uncreative imagination"

uninspired

uninspired

adjective
Translations

uninspired

[ˈʌnɪnˈspaɪəd] ADJ [person] → poco inspirado, sin inspiración; [book, film, performance] → sin inspiración, falto de inspiración; [food] → poco original

uninspired

[ˌʌnɪnˈspaɪərd] adj [person] → en mal d'inspiration; [book, script, food] → sans inspiration
to be uninspired → manquer d'inspiration
The script was singularly uninspired → Le scénario manquait singulièrement d'inspiration.

uninspired

adj teacher, performancefantasielos, phantasielos, ideenlos, einfallslos; lecture, bookeinfallslos; foodfantasielos, phantasielos, einfallslos; to be uninspired by a subjectvon einem Thema nicht begeistert werden

uninspired

[ˌʌnɪnˈspaɪəd] adj (poem, performance) → privo/a d'ispirazione, piatto/a
he was uninspired by the essay topic → l'argomento del tema non l'ha ispirato
References in classic literature ?
So long as this is general, it is not always noticeable, for the uninspired onlooker is without the necessary means of comparison.
Considering that your father was an artist, you seem to me rather a dull and uninspired young man.
And yet in reason it should clearly be the other way; it should be five hundred times as easy to fore- tell the last as the first, for, indeed, it is so close by that one uninspired might almost see it.
It is an uneasy lot at best, to be what we call highly taught and yet not to enjoy: to be present at this great spectacle of life and never to be liberated from a small hungry shivering self-- never to be fully possessed by the glory we behold, never to have our consciousness rapturously transformed into the vividness of a thought, the ardor of a passion, the energy of an action, but always to be scholarly and uninspired, ambitious and timid, scrupulous and dim-sighted.
Can those other uninspired visitors do it, or do they only happily imagine they do?
Though the uninspired man certainly finds persons a conveniency in household matters, the divine man does not respect them; he sees them as a rack of clouds, or a fleet of ripples which the wind drives over the surface of the water.
Of this plan he completed two detached parts, namely the fragmentary 'Recluse' and 'The Excursion,' which latter contains some fine passages, but for the most part is uninspired.
we respond with the thick, slow movements of the uninspired, the
Although they are now unbeaten in their last nine matches, seven of those have been draws and they were uninspired last night.
Educational charity Edge found that 56% of GCSE students were uninspired by at least three of their subjects and 41% of pupils were uninspired by at least four subjects.
Action sequences are competent if uninspired, culminating in a showdown that sees one member of cast being handcuffed to the scenery - possibly to prevent him chewing it.
In fact, Arizona's defense was so porous, uninspired and inactive it committed just threefouls in the first 37 minutes, 50 seconds.