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NONDESCRIPT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does nondescript mean? 

NONDESCRIPT (noun)
  The noun NONDESCRIPT has 1 sense:

1. a person is not easily classified and not very interesting

  Familiarity information: NONDESCRIPT used as a noun is very rare.


NONDESCRIPT (adjective)
  The adjective NONDESCRIPT has 1 sense:

1. lacking distinct or individual characteristics; dull and uninteresting

  Familiarity information: NONDESCRIPT used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


NONDESCRIPT (noun)


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Meaning:

A person is not easily classified and not very interesting

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("nondescript" is a kind of...):

individual; mortal; person; somebody; someone; soul (a human being)


NONDESCRIPT (adjective)


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Meaning:

Lacking distinct or individual characteristics; dull and uninteresting

Synonyms:

characterless; nondescript

Context examples:

women dressed in nondescript clothes / a nondescript novel

Similar:

ordinary (not exceptional in any way especially in quality or ability or size or degree)


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