Translation of "stale" - English-Russian dictionary


adjective uk /steɪl/ us

old and not fresh

черствый, несвежий
stale bread
Cake goes stale quickly if it's not covered.

boring or bored, and not producing or feeling excitement or enthusiasm like before

утративший новизну, затасканный
I'd been too long in the same job and was getting stale.

(Translation of “stale” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)