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Synonyms for uninventive

Synonyms for uninventive

deficient in originality or creativity

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If anything, this seems entirely routine and uninventive.
Sam Carroll, Walton performance against Manchester United was much better than the lackluster, uninventive and abject showing in Russia against a surprisingly able Krasnodar side, but victory eluded us in both and this is an inescapable question about our start to the season: why can't we win?
A Certain Tendency of French Cinema" has very little to do with opposing uninventive screenwriters to inventive directors using their camera to express their vision through visual style.
But in Jane Austen's last novel these invigorating disparities have disappeared, and the contrast between hero and heroine has taken on all the dull, uninventive tones of convention: Captain Wentworth is strong, Anne is weak, he is defiant, she is dependent, he is tough, and she is tender.
13) His poems, though by a long way more entertaining than those of Mary Grant, are not such as to earn him any place in the pantheon of Scotland's poets: the rhyming and scansion are workmanlike but uninventive and the humour decidedly unsophisticated.
Thus, if different activities are developed in parallel to traditional psychological consultation, notably for the inclusion of preventive actions, then said activities remain focused on students and play some rather uninventive models.
Welton's uninventive writing is his conformity to the notion that, when faced with strife, atheists turn to a higher power.
After an impressive start to the match the team again looked slow and uninventive.
This has led to the release of countless uninventive and poorly developed films.
In theory, and aside from the terribly uninventive name, it sounds smart: I am building my own business and that business is "me.
Other officials point out that since the country is evolving, government agencies should have campaigns that incorporate modern elements of advertising and branding instead of churning out plain and uninventive messages to the public.
Environments are bland and uninteresting, enemies are brainless and uninventive, and the boring Story mode is over within a couple of hours of playing at most.
Our attack play was boring, uninventive, lacklustre, even schoolboy at times.
Inventive and uninventive clusters: The case of Canadian biotechnology.
Firstly, no matter how lazy, irresponsible and uninventive the aforementioned people could be, they still have at their disposal the free market framework, complete with the price structure, which allows for cost accounting and rational allocation of resources (which, even if done badly, is still better than not being able to do it at all).