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Prosaic

Pronunciation of Prosaic
/pɹəsˈe͡ɪɪk/, /pɹəsˈe‍ɪɪk/, /p_ɹ_ə_s_ˈeɪ_ɪ_k/

Synonyms for prosaic:

Sense 1

aseptic, unromantic, Familiar, tough-minded.

Sense 2

down-to-earth, stodgy, uninspired, realistic.

Sense 3

colorless, flavorless, unimaginative, practical, lusterless, spiritless, lackluster, hardheaded.

Sense 4

drab, lifeless, sober.

Sense 5

arid.

Sense 6

objective, flat.

Sense 9

sterile.

Sense 18

hard.

commonplace

common.

hackneyed

trite.

unadorned

unembellished.

Other synonyms and related words:

unexciting, down-to-earth, arid, unremarkable, drab, trite, cut-and-dried, run-of-the-mill, everyday, lusterless, terrestrial, average, pedestrian, objective, workaday, sober, normal, standard, pragmatic, flavorless, hard, standard-issue, unglamorous, matter of fact, unexceptional, unrhetorical, practical, spiritless, realistic, garden-variety, unembellished, pointless, tough-minded, sterile, heavy, lifeless, unimaginative, colorless, nitty-gritty, aseptic, hardheaded, Familiar, lackluster, common, earthbound, stodgy, prosy, unromantic, flat, pragmatical, unglamourous, uninspired.

boring (adjective)

commonplace, boring, monotonous, depressing, tedious, wearisome, tiresome, mundane, uninteresting, drab, humdrum, dreary, insipid, dull, dry.

dull (adjective)

pointless, earthbound, unexciting, prosy.

insensitive (adjective)

dull.

literal (adjective)

actual, authentic, overt, literal, accurate, verbatim, explicit, precise, exact.

prose (adjective)

fictional, narrative, prose.

succinct (adjective)

casual, frank, Plain-spoken, blunt, informal, uncluttered, outspoken, direct, stark, straightforward, candid, simple, folksy, unpretentious, honest, bald, ordinary, intelligible, unadorned, clear, unpoetical.

unembellished (adjective)

unembellished.

unexceptional (adjective)

unexceptional.

unimaginative (adjective)

everyday, dull, dry, prose, boring, colorless, trite, lackluster, unexceptional, workaday, garden-variety, literal, common, prosy, mundane, ordinary, lifeless, actual, pedestrian, practical, humdrum, tedious, drab, flat, commonplace, monotonous, lusterless.

Sense 2 (noun)

hard, hardheaded, sober, realistic, down-to-earth, unromantic, practical, tough-minded, objective.

Sense 3 (noun)

colorless, arid, flat, spiritless, aseptic, lackluster, sterile, lusterless, unimaginative, lifeless, uninspired, drab, flavorless, stodgy.

prosaic (noun)

unexciting, pedestrian, earthbound, unglamourous, matter of fact, commonplace, humdrum, uninteresting, prosy, unglamorous, unrhetorical.

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