What is another word for unexciting?

Pronunciation: [ˌʌnɛksˈa͡ɪtɪŋ] (IPA)

The word "unexciting" can be used to describe something that is dull, boring, uninspiring, uninteresting, uneventful, mundane, plain, unremarkable, mediocre, tedious, or lackluster. These synonyms can be used interchangeably depending on the context in which they are used. For example, one might describe a movie as unexciting if it lacks action or suspense, or a book as unexciting if it fails to engage the reader's interest. Similarly, a restaurant might be described as unexciting if its food is bland or unadventurous. In all of these cases, the use of synonyms can help to convey a more precise sense of the lack of excitement being referenced.

Synonyms for Unexciting:

What are the hypernyms for Unexciting?

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

What are the opposite words for unexciting?

Unexciting refers to something that is not interesting or stimulating. Some antonyms for unexciting are thrilling, exciting, exhilarating, electrifying, and captivating. Thrilling refers to something that stimulates intense excitement or emotion, such as a thrilling roller coaster ride. Exciting means something that creates a feeling of enthusiasm or eagerness, like an exciting sports game or a new adventure. Exhilarating implies a sense of extreme happiness or excitement, like an exhilarating concert or an exhilarating experience like skydiving. Electrifying refers to a thrilling or exhilarating sensation, like an electrifying performance or an electrifying sports game. Finally, captivating means attracting and holding attention, such as a captivating lecture or a captivating novel.

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Usage examples for Unexciting

The unexciting people, maybe, but the safe home-building ones with old ideals and old hearthstones.
"The Vertical City"
Fannie Hurst
Have we not kept them loitering here among these hills, wasting the strength that was meant to tell in the quivering fibres of men, on senseless trees and stones, paralyzing them with famine, wearying them with unexciting, inglorious toil, until, divided and dispirited, at last we can measure our power with theirs, and fight, not in vain?
"The Bride of Fort Edward"
Delia Bacon
But the situations, though not those of scenical distress, are so far from being unexciting, that, on the contrary, they are too powerfully afflicting.
"Biographical Essays"
Thomas de Quincey

Famous quotes with Unexciting

  • An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie.
    Aldous Huxley
  • There was a time when the reader of an unexciting newspaper would remark, 'How dull is the world today' Nowadays he says, 'What a dull newspaper'
    Daniel J. Boorstin
  • An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling falsehood.
    Aldous Huxley

Related words: unexcited, uninteresting, boring

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