lacklustre


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lacklustre

(ˈlækˌlʌstə) or

lackluster

adj
lacking force, brilliance, or vitality
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lacklustre - lacking brilliance or vitality; "a dull lackluster life"; "a lusterless performance"
dull - lacking in liveliness or animation; "he was so dull at parties"; "a dull political campaign"; "a large dull impassive man"; "dull days with nothing to do"; "how dull and dreary the world is"; "fell back into one of her dull moods"
2.lacklustre - lacking luster or shine; "staring with lackluster eyes"; "lusterless hair"
dull - emitting or reflecting very little light; "a dull glow"; "dull silver badly in need of a polish"; "a dull sky"

lacklustre

adjective flat, boring, dull, dim, dry, muted, sombre, drab, lifeless, prosaic, leaden, unimaginative, uninspired, unexciting, vapid, lustreless his party's lacklustre performance during the election campaign
Translations

lacklustre

lackluster (US) [ˈlækˌlʌstəʳ] ADJ
1. (= dull) [surface] → sin brillo, deslustrado; [eyes] → apagado
2. (fig) [performance, style] → mediocre, deslucido
he fought a lacklustre election campaignrealizó una campaña electoral mediocre or deslucida

lacklustre

[ˈlæklʌstər] adjterne

lacklustre

, (US) lackluster
adj surfacestumpf, glanzlos; eyes alsotrübe; stylefarblos, langweilig

lacklustre

lackluster (Am) [ˈlækˌlʌstəʳ] adj (performance) → scialbo/a; (eyes) → spento/a
References in classic literature ?
At such times, when the fun rippled and soared from height to height, suddenly, without rhyme or reason, his eyes would turn lacklustre, his brows knit, as with clenched hands and face overshot with spasms of mental pain he wrestled on the edge of the abyss with some unknown danger.
DISAPPOINTED boss Sam Ricketts criticised his side's lacklustre second-half display as Port Vale came from behind to win in the EFL Trophy.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 17 (ANI): Equities edged up for the third consecutive session on Wednesday but the trading was lacklustre amid pressure in broader Asian markets.
He last played for Quetta Gladiators, where he had a lacklustre and disappointing campaign.
KARACHI -- The Pakistan Stock Exchange continued to witness lacklustre trading on Tuesday and the index fell following sharp swings between a small range of +35 points and -157 points.
He said: "The latest downturn in financial wellbeing was the greatest recorded for three years, reflecting reduced cash available to spend and lacklustre pay growth.
Asian shares struggled, taking their cues from a lacklustre day on Wall Street as investors locked in gains ahead of the break while China soothed worries of a year-end liquidity crunch.
So tomorrow's PM needs to do much better than yesterday's lacklustre acceptance speech or the Home Counties Tory will fall flat on her face.
A DAY after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Council of Ministers was sworn in, the Congress dubbed it a ' lacklustre Cabinet'.
The detailed illustrations are pretty muddy and lacklustre without the 3D glasses, of course, but put them on and the effect is simply stunning - I defy anyone not to reach out to the page when they look at it because the depth is breathtaking.
Meanwhile, Kendall's alleged love interest Harry Styles' reaction to the nipple-baring has been "lacklustre," a source told (http://hollywoodlife.com/2014/02/14/harry-styles-kendall-jenner-nipples-dating-marc-jacobs-show/) HollywoodLife.com .
Lacklustre activity "Industrial activity remains lacklustre," said Jyoti Narasimhan, senior India economist at IHS Global Insight, an international economic research house.