Translation of bland in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /blænd/

adj (-er, -est)

  • 1.1 [colors/music] soso, insulso, desabrido; [food/taste] insípido, soso, desabrido; [diet] simple y fácil de digerir a bland wine un vino sin cuerpo
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    • 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] anodino, que no dice nada; [smile/manner] insulso; [film/book/performer] anodino
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    • 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.
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    • 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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