uninventive


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uninventive

(ˌʌnɪnˈvɛntɪv)
adj
censorious not showing any inventive talent or ability
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uninventive - deficient in originality or creativityuninventive - 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"

uninventive

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It's very easy to dismiss vegan food/diet as being potentially bland and uninventive - but that's so wrong, and it's also a positive step to try new things.
But that should be less of an issue against a side like Birmingham, whose midfield are so uninventive that it shouldn't prove too costly.
Nobody grabbed the game by the scruff of the neck and they made it easier for Treviso's dogged defence by playing uninventive and brain dead one-up rugby.
In the 1980s, soccer in Britain was boring, strategically uninventive, and prone to violence.
For history instruction, this usually takes the shape of an uninventive slog through a dry chronology.
He belongs to the "bogus middle class" "bankrupt of ideas, uninventive, unproductive, and derivative".
Literature can help dismantle stereotypes, which are uninventive labels, harmful and dehumanizing.
It means washed-up and irrelevant, tired and uninventive, chasing a last cynical pay cheque.
Often times they might say they are interested in the latest and greatest - but in fact they may only be interested in cheap, low barrier acquisitions or too slow and uninventive to recognise the next big thing.
He has a brilliant idea to "sell" democracy as a path to happiness, "alegria"--and he watches the pro-Pinochet spots designed by his uninventive competitors featuring "commie" tanks smashing lamps, microwaves, and other material possessions, with a smile of triumph on his face.
Writing over fifty years later about the difference between himself and his brother, William commented, "His mind was inventive, mine uninventive.
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