Definition for mundane

adjective as in ordinary


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These range from automating the most mundane and repetitive daily activities to enriching and educating yourself to bring new areas of interest to the forefront of your mind.

Masks and social distancing, even if they sound mundane after a year of relentless repetition, remain the best weapons to control the spread of the virus.

Looking back at 2020, it seems like our world turned upside down, from a global pandemic and climate catastrophes down to the mundane details of what it means to go to work each day.

From Fortune

I think they all underline the fact that no matter how dramatic or mundane your year was, it was that much more fascinating or difficult or compelling because of the times in which it took place.

From Vox

Once they were together, the gate became a place they’d visit each time they passed through O’Hare, Chasten writes, a pilgrimage to a spot that might be mundane to everyone else, but to them was a landmark in their relationship.

Even the most mundane experiences seem extraordinary when lovingly rendered by Kalman.

They even posted mundane administrative materials, including expense accounts and personnel memos.

The acts ranged from the mundane to the unexpected: Assisted a tourist with directions because he looked lost.

Quality can be found in the most mundane works of man—even within the rusting gears of a motorcycle engine.

“When it comes to something mundane, like kosher laws, their pronouncements may be absurd, but so be it,” says Hirsch.

Ahimsa truly understood is in my humble opinion a panacea for all evils mundane and extra-mundane.

About six thousand years (according to mundane measure), or thereabouts.

The gentle sadness of the autumn day had moved her to discourse on the mutability of mundane things.

Now, when the foolish girl disappeared behind the door, I turned away from the gate full of anger at all mundane things.

Thou createst motion, and yet maintainest the equilibrium of all things mundane and celestial.

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On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mundane, such as: banal, day-to-day, everyday, humdrum, normal, and prosaic.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.