Meaning of “prosaic” in the English Dictionary

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"prosaic" in British English

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prosaicadjective

uk /prəˈzeɪ.ɪk/ us /prəˈzeɪ.ɪk/ formal

(Definition of “prosaic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"prosaic" in American English

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prosaicadjective

us /proʊˈzeɪ·ɪk/

ordinary and not especially interesting or unusual:

Only a few prosaic tables and chairs remained by the time we got to the auction.

(Definition of “prosaic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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