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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “staid”

staid

adjective
 
 
/steɪd/
serious, boring and slightly old-fashioned
严肃无趣的;一本正经的;古板的
In an attempt to change its staid image, the newspaper has created a new section aimed at younger readers.
那家报纸为改变其古板的形象,开设了一个针对年轻读者的新版面。
Tedious and uninspiring
(Definition of staid from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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