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banal
used in The Hunger Games

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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.)
  • Effie makes me say a hundred banal phrases starting with a smile, while smiling, or ending with a smile.
    p. 115.6
banal = uninteresting (due to a lack of anything original or unusual)
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