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synonyms for prosy

  • banal
  • bland
  • ho-hum
  • innocuous
  • trite
  • vapid
  • anemic
  • arid
  • beige
  • blah
  • characterless
  • colorless
  • commonplace
  • dead
  • drab
  • dry
  • feeble
  • flat
  • inane
  • jejune
  • lifeless
  • limp
  • mild
  • mundane
  • nebbish
  • nothing
  • ordinary
  • plain
  • pointless
  • prosaic
  • slight
  • soft
  • spiritless
  • stale
  • stupid
  • subdued
  • tame
  • tedious
  • tenuous
  • thin
  • tired
  • unimaginative
  • watery
  • weak
  • weariful
  • wearisome
  • wishy-washy
  • poor
  • shoddy
  • plebeian
  • philistine
  • pedestrian
  • middling
  • hack
  • nondescript
  • inferior
  • mean
  • cheap
  • colorless
  • crass
  • hackneyed
  • impure
  • passable
  • raffish
  • second-rate
  • sleazy
  • stale
  • trite
  • undistinguished
  • vulgar
  • baseborn
  • déclassé
  • low-grade
  • second-class
  • characterless
  • declassé
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antonyms for prosy

MOST RELEVANT
  • original
  • sharp
  • appetizing
  • delicious
  • exciting
  • exhilarating
  • interesting
  • pleasing
  • tasty
  • yummy
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How to use prosy in a sentence

Whatever the reason was that Sally was quite glad at the appearance of Dr. Prosy, there could be no doubt about the fact.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
And shortly afterwards: "I suppose Prosy has a right to his private affairs, as much as I have to mine."
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
She got implicated in the friend's last dying splash, while Prosy got nearly scot-free.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
It was quite true, as Sally had surmised, that poor Prosy had been entangled in the meshes of his Octopus.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
Sir Dioscorides Gayler's a cousin of his, you know, and would pass on his practice to Prosy on easy terms.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
It was restful to her, after the tension and trial of the night, to feel that he was happy with Sally and poor Prosy.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
Poor Prosy looks very much embarrassed at this point; his countenance pleads for respite.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
Only I shouldn't consider it honourable to jilt Prosy, even for the sake of remaining single.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
The girls call her”—she seemed moved to mirth by the recollection—“Miss Prim and Prosy.
THE HOUSE OF A THOUSAND CANDLESMEREDITH NICHOLSON
After all, why shouldn't she speak a plain thought to an old friend, as poor Prosy was now?
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WORDS RELATED TO PROSY

  • baseborn
  • characterless
  • cheap
  • colorless
  • crass
  • declassé
  • déclassé
  • hack
  • hackneyed
  • impure
  • inferior
  • low-grade
  • mean
  • middling
  • nondescript
  • passable
  • pedestrian
  • philistine
  • plebeian
  • poor
  • prosy
  • raffish
  • second-class
  • second-rate
  • shoddy
  • sleazy
  • stale
  • trite
  • undistinguished
  • vulgar
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