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bland
American English: /blænd/
British English: /bland/

Translation of bland in Spanish:

adjective -er, -est

  • 1.1
    (colors/music)
    (diet)
    simple y fácil de digerir
    a bland wine
    un vino sin cuerpo
    Example sentences
    • These companies seemed to believe that what drinkers wanted to drink was bland beer that was fizzy and tasteless.
    • Favor simple, bland foods and cool drinks, and avoid alcohol and drinks with caffeine.
    • The food was bland and unappealing, with no flavour she could tolerate.
    1.2
    (statement/reply)
    que no dice nada
    (smile/manner)
    (film/book/performer)
    Example sentences
    • The current station is far from perfect, but at least it has character, which this bland, uninspired new design fails to achieve.
    • Its visuals are disappointingly mediocre, featuring bland and utterly uninspired track designs.
    • The peripheral characters are given similarly bland treatment.
    Example sentences
    • It is easiest to define first what its role should not be - bland reassurance.
    • The simple repetition of bland reassurance that fails to address patients' fears is ineffective.
    • He spoke in a voice so calm and bland, it stuck in the air like an emotionless reverberation.

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