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She was a plump-faced, insipid child, with fair hair and pale blue eyes, stolid and bovine in their expressionlessness.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Scarcely anything has been written against the French Academy, except frivolous and insipid pleasantries.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Such a description would not now be tolerated in one of our most insipid novels.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
A man who has schemed for some time can no longer do without it; all other ways of living are to him dull and insipid.
Those of his works that have come under our notice are for the most part tame and insipid.
They have a natural air which is alike free from affected profundity and insipid childishness.
For—perhaps this was partly the effect of the unrelenting heat—her insipid coquetries had begun to exasperate me more and more.
Insipid books do no one any good, but few readers of whatever age they may be will fail to enjoy and be the better for Mzli.
MAEZLIJOHANNA SPYRI
We forced ourselves to get used to the rice, although it was very insipid without either salt or sugar.
There is nothing insipid or affected, nothing of that simpering affability that his successors brought into vogue.

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