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adjective bland pronunciation in British English /blænd/
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adjectivebland
comparativeblander
superlativeblandest
  1. 2
    not interesting, exciting, or original, and therefore boring
    She had pleasant but rather bland features.
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  2. 3
    bland comments or remarks are pleasant and intended not to make anyone upset or angry, but they may not be sincere
    He gave the usual bland assurances about their commitment to peace.

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blandly

adverb
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blandness

noun [uncountable]

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