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uneventful

[uhn-i-vent-fuh l] /ˌʌn ɪˈvɛnt fəl/
adjective
1.
not eventful; lacking in important or striking occurrences:
an uneventful day at the office.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; un-1 + eventful
Related forms
uneventfully, adverb
uneventfulness, noun
Synonyms
quiet, routine, ordinary, usual.
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British Dictionary definitions for un eventful

uneventful

/ˌʌnɪˈvɛntfʊl/
adjective
1.
ordinary, routine, or quiet
Derived Forms
uneventfully, adverb
uneventfulness, noun
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Word Origin and History for un eventful

uneventful

adj.

1800, from un- (1) "not" + eventful. Related: Uneventfully.

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