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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of or relating to, language intended primarily to give information, relate events, or communicate ideas or opinions.

Usage examples (27)
  • Adjective : a prosaic mind
  • “Wartah” = precipice, quagmire, quicksand and hence sundry secondary and metaphorical significations, under which, as in the “Semitic” (Arabic) tongues generally, the...
  • Ned Vickery sang with the most exquisite smoothness, but stumbled a little in prosaical conversation.
  • Moor is a prosaical Richard III., ennobled by none of the properties which in the latter mingle admiration with aversion. for more
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