uneventful

[ uhn-i-vent-fuhl ]
/ ˌʌn ɪˈvɛnt fəl /

adjective

not eventful; lacking in important or striking occurrences: an uneventful day at the office.

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decorum

Origin of uneventful

First recorded in 1790–1800; un-1 + eventful

OTHER WORDS FROM uneventful

un·e·vent·ful·ly, adverbun·e·vent·ful·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for uneventful

uneventful
/ (ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊl) /

adjective

ordinary, routine, or quiet

Derived forms of uneventful

uneventfully, adverbuneventfulness, noun
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