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banal
used in The Sound and the Fury

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Definition
uninteresting due to a lack of anything original or unusual

(editor's note:  This word is correctly pronounced differently by various educated speakers of American English.)
  • Teasing you along, letting you pile up a little paper profit, then banal Your account closed at 20.
    3 — April 6, 1928 (65% in)

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