bland Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"bland" in British English

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blandadjective

uk   us   /blænd/ usually disapproving
C2 not having a ​strongtaste or ​character or not ​showing any ​interest or ​energy: I ​findchicken a little bland. Pop ​music these ​days is so bland.
blandly
adverb uk   us   /ˈblænd.li/
blandness
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈblænd.nəs/
(Definition of bland from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bland" in American English

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blandadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /blænd/
lacking a ​strong or ​particularflavor; not ​interesting: This ​sauce has a ​sharptaste and isn’t bland at all.
(Definition of bland from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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