unexceptional

[ uhn-ik-sep-shuh-nl ]
/ ˌʌn ɪkˈsɛp ʃə nl /

adjective

not exceptional; not unusual or extraordinary.
admitting of no exception to the general rule.

Origin of unexceptional

First recorded in 1765–75; un-1 + exceptional

Related forms

un·ex·cep·tion·al·ly, adverb

Can be confused

unexceptionable unexceptional
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unexceptional

/ (ˌʌnɪkˈsɛpʃənəl) /

adjective

usual, ordinary, or normal
subject to or allowing no exceptions
not standard another word for unexceptionable

Derived Forms

unexceptionally, adverb
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