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Word of the Day 11/06/15 Mundane

Mundane (adjective)
mundane [muhn-deyn, muhn-deyn]


adjective
1. common; ordinary; banal; unimaginative.
2. of or relating to this world or earth as contrasted with heaven; worldly; earthly: mundane affairs.
3. of or relating to the world, universe, or earth.

Synonyms
1. secular, temporal. See earthly.

Origin: 1425-75; < Latin mundānus, equivalent to mund (us) world + -ānus -ane; replacing late Middle English mondeyne < Middle French mondain < Latin, as above

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