Definition of uneventful in English:



  • Not marked by interesting or exciting events.

    ‘a place where dull people lead uneventful lives’
    • ‘He said the journey from Paddington and through Reading had been uneventful.’
    • ‘The first half had been a solid, uneventful affair, but the second half started in explosive fashion.’
    • ‘For a time, perhaps, she had broken away from a slow, uneventful life.’
    • ‘The rest of the journey was uneventful and I'd forgotten the incident.’
    • ‘The difficulty wasn't that Hill led an uneventful life, just that no-one seems to have had a clue who he really was.’
    • ‘After an uneventful start, in which both sides failed to create any real chances, Balliol took the lead against the wind.’
    • ‘Apart from unusually scrupulous screening, it was all uneventful and grey.’
    • ‘Aside from that the journey from London to Oxford was decidedly uneventful.’
    • ‘But after that adrenaline rush while still in my nightshirt, the rest of the day has been pretty uneventful.’
    • ‘It was significant that, overall, the defenders received most of the plaudits in an uneventful first half.’
    • ‘The drive back home was uneventful except for a change in the sky.’
    • ‘It's been another uneventful day, filled with packing and organising.’
    • ‘However, his uneventful, everyday life is turned upside down by Connie's death.’
    • ‘If the flight was uneventful, his first parachute jump in action was not.’
    • ‘The rest of the day was interesting but uneventful with regard to this article.’
    • ‘On the face of it Scott has enjoyed a remarkably uneventful life.’
    • ‘Life has otherwise been uneventful, so there's not been much to say.’
    • ‘His early development was uneventful though slow by comparison with that of his older sister.’
    • ‘Yesterday was so uneventful that there is almost nothing to report.’
    • ‘I had to tell you about it, in all its uneventful detail, simply because those annoying people cornered me today.’
    unexciting, uninteresting, monotonous, unchanging, boring, dull, tedious, slow, flat, humdrum, routine, bland, insipid, unvaried, ordinary, run-of-the-mill, pedestrian, commonplace, everyday, mundane, predictable, unexceptional, unremarkable, uninspiring, unmemorable
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