Definition of uncreative in English:



  • Not having or involving imagination or original ideas.

    ‘repetitive and uncreative work’
    • ‘In 1989 I went to the Stanford Business School in California with a typical doctor's view of management: boring, uncreative, and best left to those incapable of doing anything better.’
    • ‘A thought begins to form, that whoever named the parts and actions of a boat did so in an arbitrary and uncreative manner.’
    • ‘Yet we're very uncreative when it comes to thinking about our business models differently.’
    • ‘In contrast, if group members think he is relatively uncreative, they may deem his ideas to be distracting and even annoying.’
    • ‘These are whiny, uncreative and boring authors.’
    • ‘Progress would dry up as creative minds wasted their best years in uncreative apprenticeships, under the sour scrutiny of their elders.’
    • ‘It was uncreative, unimaginative and lacking any spark.’
    • ‘He claims that Ebi is uncreative and unintelligent and is nothing more than a parrot.’
    • ‘I find it very difficult to comprehend how completely uncoordinated and uncreative people can be with craft activities.’
    • ‘Or, if you're feeling uncreative, you can listen to MP3s or FM Radio.’
    • ‘Sure, a cool ropes course might bring a camper back one year, but probably not for many years if the staff is bored and uncreative.’
    • ‘So if you take it and call it your own, you're just uncreative and have no imagination.’
    • ‘No one who works for me is an uncreative robot uninterested in science.’
    • ‘Most slogans tend to be boring and uncreative things like ‘building a better tomorrow’ or ‘putting the honesty back in politics.’’
    • ‘Or are we stuck wading through this - the most uncreative kind of marketing - for the rest of our lives?’
    • ‘At school, maths was the driest, most uncreative subject for me.’
    • ‘These boring, uncreative cocktail parties seemed to be frequented by the same boring, uncreative people anyway.’
    • ‘It's boring, uncreative and totally counter-productive.’
    • ‘She was an expert, albeit very uncreative, programmer but her blog content had almost nothing going for it.’
    • ‘What bothers me the most about the film industry is when productions take a mediocre and uncreative script and think that they can turn it into a piece of brilliant artwork by stacking their cast.’
    dull, plodding, boring, tedious, monotonous, uneventful, unremarkable, tiresome, wearisome, uninspired, unimaginative, unexciting, uninteresting, lifeless, dry
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