platitudinal

platitudinal

[plat-i-tood-n-uhl, -tyood-]
adjective

Origin:
1865–70; platitude + -inal (see -al1), on the model of L derivatives of abstract nouns in -tūdō, stem -tūdin- (cf. latitudinal)

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platitudinal

adjective
dull and tiresome but with pretensions of significance or originality; "bromidic sermons" [syn: bromidic
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