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 (văp′ĭd, vā′pĭd)
1. Lacking liveliness, animation, or interest; dull: vapid conversation.
2. Lacking taste, zest, or flavor; flat: vapid beer.

[Latin vapidus.]

va·pid′i·ty, vap′id·ness n.
vap′id·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vapidness - the quality of being vapid and unsophisticatedvapidness - the quality of being vapid and unsophisticated
dullness - the quality of lacking interestingness; "the stories were of a dullness to bring a buffalo to its knees"


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