vapidness
noun see vapid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Vapidness — Vapid Vap id, a. [L. vapidus having lost its lire and spirit, vapid; akin to vappa vapid wine, vapor vapor. See {Vapor}.] Having lost its life and spirit; dead; spiritless; insipid; flat; dull; unanimated; as, vapid beer; a vapid speech; a vapid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vapidness — See vapidity. * * * …   Universalium

  • vapidness — noun The state or quality of being vapid; vapidity. Syn: vapidity …   Wiktionary

  • vapidness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A lack of excitement, liveliness, or interest: asepticism, blandness, colorlessness, drabness, dreariness, dryness, dullness, flatness, flavor lessness, insipidity, insipidness, jejuneness, life lessness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • vapidness — n. tastelessness, insipidness; dullness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vapidness — vap·id·ness …   English syllables

  • vapidness — noun the quality of being vapid and unsophisticated • Syn: ↑jejunity, ↑jejuneness, ↑tameness, ↑vapidity • Derivationally related forms: ↑vapid, ↑vapid (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • vapidity — noun The state or quality of being vapid; vapidness. Syn: vapidness …   Wiktionary

  • insipidity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of taste or interest Nouns insipidity, vapidity; tastelessness, weakness; dullness, mediocrity, indifference. Adjectives 1. (lacking taste) insipid, tasteless, flavorless, savorless, unseasoned,… …   English dictionary for students

  • blandness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A lack of excitement, liveliness, or interest: asepticism, colorlessness, drabness, dreariness, dryness, dullness, flatness, flavorlessness, insipidity, insipidness, jejuneness, lifelessness, sterileness, sterility …   English dictionary for students

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