undistinguished

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undistinguished

[uhn-di-sting-gwisht]
adjective
1.
having no distinguishing marks or features.
2.
without any claim to distinction: an undistinguished performance.
3.
unnoticed; inconspicuous: He was an undistinguished part of the crowd.
4.
not separated or divided, as by sets or categories.

Origin:
1585–95; un-1 + distinguished


1. ordinary, common, unexceptional, unremarkable.
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undistinguished (ˌʌndɪˈstɪŋɡwɪʃt)
 
adj
1.  not particularly good or bad: an undistinguished career
2.  without distinction: undistinguished features

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Word Origin & History

undistinguished
1598, "not kept distinct," from un- (1) "not" + pp. of distinguish. Meaning "not elevated above others" is attested from 1600.
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Example sentences
We mostly remember long waits in lines to buy overpriced, slightly warm sodas
  and undistinguished postcards.
By big-time galactic standards, our star is quite undistinguished.
The fact is, twenty years ago the city had an undistinguished downtown.
The city declared the charming but architecturally undistinguished buildings
  historic landmarks, blocking demolition for a year.
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