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English definition of “prosaic”

prosaic

adjective     /prəˈzeɪ.ɪk/ formal
without interest , imagination , and excitement : If only she'd been called 'Camilla' or 'Flavia' instead of the prosaic ' Jane '. He asked if I'd got my black eye in a fight - I told him the prosaic truth that I'd banged my head on a door .Tedious and uninspiring
(Definition of prosaic adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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