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lackluster

Syllabification: lack·lus·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈlakˌləstər
 
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(British lacklustre)

Definition of lackluster in English:

adjective

1Lacking in vitality, force, or conviction; uninspired or uninspiring: no excuses were made for the team’s lackluster performance
More example sentences
  • Janis Joplin is the only artist at the top of her game; most of the other groups give lackluster and bland performances of their songs.
  • It's better to have loved and lost than to be in a lacklustre and uninspiring relationship for the rest of your life.
  • Duncan Smith's uninspiring leadership and his lacklustre shadow cabinet failed to make any initial impact on the electorate.
Synonyms
1.1(Of the hair or the eyes) not shining; dull.
Example sentences
  • The coffee was strong, her grey eyes lacklustre, her dull hair stringy, just like during the torn days.
  • What's the best way to add sparkle to lacklustre hair?
  • He comes nearer and nearer, sizes up his victim with his bulging lacklustre eyes and drives it mad.

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