Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 11/26/16 Jejune

Jejune (adjective)
jejune [ji-joon]


adjective
1. without interest or significance; dull; insipid: a jejune novel.
2. juvenile; immature; childish: jejune behavior.
3. lacking knowledge or experience; uninformed: jejune attempts to design a house.
4. deficient or lacking in nutritive value: a jejune diet.

Can be confused
juvenile.

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1605-15; < Latin jējūnus empty, poor, mean

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