HyperDic: prosaic

English > 3 senses of the word prosaic:
ADJECTIVEallprosaic, matter-of-factnot fanciful or imaginative
allprosaic, pedestrian, prosy, earthboundlacking wit or imagination
allprosaic, commonplace, humdrum, unglamorous, unglamourousnot challenging / challenging
prosaic > pronunciation
Soundsprowzey'ihk
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English > prosaic: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningnot fanciful or imaginative.
Example "a prosaic and unimaginative essay"
Synonymmatter-of-fact
Broaderunrhetoricalnot rhetorical
Spanishprosaico
Nounsprosaicnesscommonplaceness as a consequence of being humdrum and not exciting
prosematter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression
English > prosaic: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaninglacking wit or imagination.
Synonymspedestrian, prosy, earthbound
BroaderuninterestingArousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement
Spanishpedestre
Catalanpedestre
Nounsprosaicnesscommonplaceness as a consequence of being humdrum and not exciting
prosematter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression
English > prosaic: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningnot challenging / challenging; dull and lacking excitement.
Synonymscommonplace, humdrum, unglamorous, unglamourous
Broaderunexcitingnot exciting
Spanishaburrido, ordinario, vulgar
Nounsprosaicnesscommonplaceness as a consequence of being humdrum and not exciting
prosematter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression
Adverbsprosaicallyin a matter-of-fact manner

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