Definition of unexceptional in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənəkˈsepSH(ə)n(ə)l/


Not out of the ordinary; usual: an unexceptional movie
More example sentences
  • It was just a pity the contest left something to be desired; the standard was unexceptional, and, for much of the game, Holland were a big disappointment.
  • Musically, everything is absolutely fine, in a middle-of-the-road, unexceptional sort of way.
  • Harrison Ford and Christopher Plummer are two exceptional actors, unfortunately thrown into a very unexceptional movie.
ordinary, average, typical, everyday, mediocre, run-of-the-mill, middle-of-the-road, indifferent
informal OK, blah, so-so, 'comme ci, comme ça', nothing special, no great shakes, fair-to-middling



Pronunciation: /ˌənəkˈsepSH(ə)n(ə)lē/
Example sentences
  • The menu reads unexceptionally - standard anglicised Chinese fare - but once you accept the lack of authenticity, then the food is actually excellent.
  • It unexceptionally demands ID from everyone who wanders up to the bar.
  • Four judges of the Federal Court have, in our respectful submission, quite unexceptionally construed this section.

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Syllabification: un·ex·cep·tion·al

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