What is another word for stalest?

Pronunciation: [stˈe͡ɪləst] (IPA)

Stalest refers to something that has become old-fashioned, boring, uninteresting, or no longer fresh. There are several synonyms for the word stalest such as dull, flat, unexciting, stale, unpalatable, and tasteless. Dull refers to something that lacks excitement or interest. Flat means something that is lacking in flavor, life, or animation. Unexciting means something that is not thrilling or stimulating. Stale means something that is no longer fresh or new. Unpalatable means something that is not pleasant or acceptable to the taste or mind. Lastly, tasteless means something that is lacking in flavor, interest, or style. All these synonyms help us to understand better the negative concept of the word stalest.

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What are the hypernyms for Stalest?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Stalest

The Greek nature was, when roused to passion, capable of fiercer and more cowardly cruelty than the Roman, but was too sensitively organised to enjoy the spectacle or the imagination of inflictions which form the subject of the stalest jokes in Plautus.
"The Roman Poets of the Republic"
W. Y. Sellar
I gladly accept Babie's decree and, ignoring the last ten years, intend to begin life anew, having discovered a sauce piquante which will give the stalest pleasures a redoubled zest.
"Pauline's Passion and Punishment"
Louisa May Alcott
It were a good deed if the Goddesse and thy master here, would put thee to death, for thou art worthy to be imprisoned and to weare out these yrons, that stalest my slippers away when thou werest at my baines yester night.
"The Golden Asse"
Lucius Apuleius

Famous quotes with Stalest

  • We may well be ashamed to tell what things we have read or heard in our day. I do not know why my news should be so trivial, — considering what one's dreams and expectations are, why the developments should be so paltry. The news we hear, for the most part, is not news to our genius. It is the stalest repetition.
    Henry David Thoreau

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