Share this entry

Share this page

insipid

Synonyms of insipid in English:

adjective

  • 1 they drank endless mugs of insipid coffee
    tasteless, flavourless, unflavoured, savourless, bland, weak, thin, watery, watered-down, unappetizing, unpalatable
    informal wishy-washy
    Scottish , dated wersh
    [Antonyms] tasty
  • 2 a rather insipid little boy
    uninteresting, boring, vapid, dull, spiritless, zestless, bloodless, lifeless, characterless, lacking personality, lacking charisma, anaemic, wishy-washy, pathetic;
    ordinary, commonplace, middle-of-the-road, run-of-the mill, not amounting to much
    [Antonyms] interesting
  • 3 many artists continued to churn out insipid works
    unimaginative, uninspired, uninspiring, characterless, flat, bland, vapid, uninteresting, unexciting, lacklustre, lustreless, dull, prosaic, boring, monotonous, tedious, wearisome, dry, dry as dust, jejune, humdrum, run-of-the-mill, commonplace, pedestrian, trite, banal, tired, hackneyed, stale, lame, tame, poor, inadequate, half-hearted, bloodless, sterile, anaemic, barren
    informal hacky
    British informal common or garden
    [Antonyms] imaginative, interesting
  • Definition of insipid in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

    Word of the day cumbersome
    Pronunciation: ˈkəmbərsəm
    adjective
    large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…