Definition of 'bland'
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Here it was made to sound fluent, but emotionally a little bland. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Service was great but the meal was a little bland. The Sun (2014)So most of their public utterances appear bland and insipid or boring. The Sun (2012)They looked good but tasted strangely bland. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And the other soloists ranged from bland to frankly forgettable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Wind them up and they march across the table to wage robot war on bland food. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The new presenters are so bland and dull. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Most of them dress like bland little men. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But this is a bland and insipid single. The Sun (2006)Taste declines with age and food tastes bland. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Comments that the food was bland are also quite hurtful. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And does this make him bland or dull? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Food will not taste bland if you use the other flavourings. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Overall, the flavour was bland but palatable. The Sun (2008)Just have something bland, easy to prepare and easy to keep down. The Sun (2015)It shouldn't be bland and forgettable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is precisely the bland, easy acceptability of the phrase that worries me. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)Rooms are comfy, if a little bland. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The British reputation for bland food is recently acquired. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She was perky and cute, but rather dull and bland. The Sun (2010)Everything tastes bland, red wine bitter. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sadly it's all wrapped in bland and dull grey fabrics and trim. The Sun (2012)But in terms of musical content, his seasons have become a little bland. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Food tastes bland and I look awful most of the time. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'bland'
British English: bland ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone or something as bland, you mean that they are rather dull and unexciting.
He is just too bland and boring.
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