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stale

adjective /steil/
(of food etc) not fresh and therefore dry and tasteless
qui n’est plus frais
stale bread.
no longer interesting
rebattu
His ideas are stale and dull.
no longer able to work etc well because of too much study etc
vidé
If she practises the piano for more than two hours a day, she will grow stale.
(Definition of stale from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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