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inexpressive

[in-ik-spres-iv] /ˌɪn ɪkˈsprɛs ɪv/
adjective
1.
not expressive; lacking in expression.
2.
Obsolete, inexpressible.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; in-3 + expressive
Related forms
inexpressively, adverb
inexpressiveness, noun
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Examples from the web for inexpressive
  • It's another joke that this film begins with human characters who have the flat, inexpressive look of toys.
  • But there remains the same intractable problem: he's as inexpressive one-on-one as he is in the briefing room.
  • Our familiar models are inexpressive and deeply flawed.
  • Wording is inexpressive and lifeless, conveying little sense of the writer.
  • Do not define the acceptance of a presentation to a group that seems inexpressive as being a failure.
  • Low-involvement products are usually inexpressive products characterized by affective purchase motives, for example, gum.
British Dictionary definitions for inexpressive

inexpressive

/ˌɪnɪkˈsprɛsɪv/
adjective
1.
lacking in expression: an inexpressive face
2.
an archaic word for inexpressible
Derived Forms
inexpressively, adverb
inexpressiveness, noun
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