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All of them are plain, boring, unadventurous, and blush when the topic of sex is brought up.

Howard Kurtz on the unadventurous address that made little attempt to get personal.

It was a strong speech, a solid speech, a well-delivered and well-received speech—but also a safe and unadventurous speech.

David Grann is a New Yorker staff writer who, by his own admission, is unadventurous and prone to get lost on the C train.

There may be, however, a few unadventurous souls who will still persist in their doubts as to the probability of the incident.

There was no need to restrain the Dauphin Charles, whom in those days nature and fortune rendered unadventurous.

By such means even the most incompetent and unadventurous and timid spirits may pass judgment upon all men.

Without strong passion no very deeply coloured life-tapestry can, in these unadventurous days, be woven.

The unadventurous or hurried traveller sticks pretty closely to these.


On this page you'll find 38 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unadventurous, such as: buttoned-up, dependable, prudent, realistic, reliable, and sure.

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