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Tasting bad or lacking flavour

stale

adjective

stale food such as bread is old and no longer fresh

nasty

adjective

very unpleasant to taste, smell, see, or feel

rancid

adjective

rancid food contains fats or oils that are no longer fresh and have an unpleasant taste and smell

sour

adjective

with an unpleasant taste or smell, especially because of no longer being fresh

inedible

adjective

too unpleasant or poisonous to eat

unpalatable

adjective

unpalatable food tastes unpleasant

tasteless

adjective

having no flavour

bland

adjective

not having a strong taste and therefore not very interesting to eat

insipid

adjective

not enjoyable to eat or drink because of having very little taste

bad

adjective

no longer fresh or good to eat or drink

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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grungy

dirty and sometimes untidy or smelling bad

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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