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See definition of milk-and-water on Dictionary.com
  • as inbland
  • as invapid
  • as inweak

synonyms for milk-and-water

  • banal
  • boring
  • dull
  • insipid
  • tame
  • tedious
  • watery
  • white-bread
  • wishy-washy
  • blah
  • dull as dishwater
  • flat
  • flavorless
  • ho-hum
  • humdrum
  • monotonous
  • nerdy
  • nothing
  • pabulum
  • sapless
  • unexciting
  • uninspiring
  • uninteresting
  • unstimulating
  • vanilla
  • vapid
  • waterish
  • weak
  • wimpy
  • zero

antonyms for milk-and-water

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  • bright
  • exciting
  • interesting
  • lively
  • bitter
  • delicious
  • distinctive
  • sharp
  • tasty
  • yummy
  • zingy
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How to use milk-and-water in a sentence

Urbanity ushers in water that needs no apology, and gives a zest to the worst vintage.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Mrs. Woodbury paints in oils and water-colors; the latter are genre scenes, and among them are several Dutch subjects.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
But there was a breeze blowing, a choppy, stiff wind that whipped the water into froth.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
She threw out her arms as if swimming when she walked, beating the tall grass as one strikes out in the water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The weed growing over every water, and at the bank of the river, shall be pulled up before all grass.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Only the petrol tins they took for water right and left of their pathway up the cliff; huge diamonds in the evening sun.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The water suggested the fear that he must be nearing the open sea, and he became supernaturally grave.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
But, as the keel of the boats touched bottom, each boat-load dashed into the water and then into the enemy's fire.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MILK-AND-WATER

  • banal
  • blah
  • boring
  • dull
  • dull as dishwater
  • flat
  • flavorless
  • ho-hum
  • humdrum
  • insipid
  • milk-and-water
  • monotonous
  • nerdy
  • nothing
  • pabulum
  • sapless
  • tame
  • tedious
  • unexciting
  • uninspiring
  • uninteresting
  • unstimulating
  • vanilla
  • vapid
  • waterish
  • watery
  • weak
  • white-bread
  • wimpy
  • wishy-washy
  • zero
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.