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lackluster

lack·lus·ter

lackluster

 
pronunciation:
laek luh str
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part of speech: adjective
definition: lacking brilliance or vitality; dull.
He'd been a lackluster student, but he shined as an actor.The orchestra gave a lackluster performance on Sunday.
synonyms:
bland, dull, pallid, vapid
similar words:
boring, commonplace, flat, monotonous, mousy, ordinary, passionless, prosaic, stagnant
Word Parts
The word lackluster contains the following part:
lustr Latin root that means shine