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Not particularly interesting or surprising.‘his early childhood was unremarkable’‘an unremarkable house’
tedious, dull, monotonousView synonyms
- ‘Now the charging of interest is accepted as an unremarkable feature of modern society.’
- ‘For a documentary about a sport widely seen as boring and unremarkable, Gentlemen is loaded with drama.’
- ‘The rest of my evening was fairly unremarkable, save for two other interesting events.’
- ‘The result is a highly inoffensive, passable sound which has its interesting, if unremarkable, moments.’
- ‘But it's unremarkable in its style, galloping along like a transcript of a conversation you might hear on a bus.’
- ‘Today, and for quite some time, he was feeling as unremarkable and nondescript as he looked.’
- ‘For Forbes, there are a lot of poets writing very unremarkable poetry in ordinary language about ordinary lives.’
- ‘She seems determined to make the even the most unremarkable foods sound gloriously decadent and sensuous.’
- ‘The street is ordinary and the block of flats that the camera chooses to linger over is plain and unremarkable.’
- ‘Watson's history minutes are interesting, but the doc itself is unremarkable.’
- ‘He was not even much of a writer, with a bland and unremarkable style of putting pen to paper.’
- ‘On April 2nd, at this unremarkable place, an accident happened that I will remember every day of my life.’
- ‘It could be a hint of promise in an unremarkable season, or the beginning of a transition through which Liverpool finally deliver.’
- ‘His antenatal history had been unremarkable, with normal antenatal scans.’
- ‘Actually, one surprise about meeting Lewis is how unremarkable she looks off the track.’
- ‘It is an unremarkable little book with a dull cloth cover, but Janette Ray takes it from the shelf with loving care.’
- ‘Once again, it was OK to wear ordinary clothes, ordinary shoes and live somewhere unremarkable.’
- ‘While the statement on the website was short and unremarkable, the sidebar on the web page was interesting.’
- ‘From the outside, the garden looks unremarkable: just a black, rock wall with a concealed entrance.’
- ‘The sunset, when it came a little while later, was unremarkable.’
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