Example sentences for: insipid

How can you use “insipid” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • President Jiang Zemin, the first Chinese head of state ever to visit Britain, arrived in London Monday to find the Daily Telegraph describing him in a profile as an "insipid man who inspires indifference."

  • But The Capeman isn't just another dud musical like Sideshow or The Scarlet Pimpernel . It was supposed to be the show that would heal the great historic rift between pop music and theater scores, the first show written specifically for Broadway by a major rock songwriter and the one that would entice all the others in, ending the Great White Way's dependence on its shrunken nontalent pool of insipid Sondheim clones.

  • Conversely, who remembers the bass clef lines and spaces (with, respectively, the insipid “ G reat B ig D ogs F ight A nimals” and “ A ll C ars E at G as” )? The treble clef lines are only a bit more memorable (“ E very G ood B oy D oes F ine” or “ E very G rizzly B ear D igs F igs” ); its spaces' notes, at least, crisply spell face . Who knows how many musical aspirations have been dashed against the bass clef, for want of adequate mnemonics?

  • Odd man out: Stephen Hunter of the Washington Post , so unfazed by the subject matter as to call the film "insipid" and "mild."

  • (The wall commentary at Costume Institute, which was overseen by fashion historian Richard Martin until his death last month, has not always been this insipid.


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