Lacking flavor; insipid.

Salt oysters, on being transferred to fresh water, are "fattened" in the course of two or three days ; if allowed to remain longer they become lean again, and are flavorless.

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  • flavorless — fla vor*less, a. Without flavor; tasteless. Opposite of {flavorful}. Syn: bland, flat, flavourless, insipid, savorless. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flavorless — index insipid, jejune (dull), stale Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • flavorless — (Amer.) fla·vor·less || fleɪvÉ™(r)lɪs adj. tasteless, dull, unsavory (also flavourless) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flavorless — adjective lacking taste or flavor or tang a bland diet insipid hospital food flavorless supermarket tomatoes vapid beer vapid tea • Syn: ↑bland, ↑flat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • flavorless — adjective see flavor I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • flavorless — See flavorer. * * * …   Universalium

  • flavorless — Synonyms and related words: dead, dilute, diluted, distasteful, fade, flat, gruelly, ill flavored, inane, indifferent, insipid, jejune, mild, milk and water, pappy, pulpy, sapless, savorless, spiceless, stale, tasteless, thin, unappetizing,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flavorless — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. tasteless, flat, insipid. See insipidity. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. insipid, flat, bland, vapid; see tasteless 1 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Lacking an appetizing flavor: bland, flat …   English dictionary for students

  • flavorless — adj tasteless, savorless, unpalatable, stale, mild, bland; dull, insipid, vapid, jejune, mawkish, flat; wishy washy, milk and water …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • flavorless — fla·vor·less …   English syllables

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