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banal
used in And The Mountains Echoed

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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.)
  • Then came an interminable stream of news and updates, much of it almost physically painful in its banality.
    Chapter 4 (64% in)
  • I take inventory of the banal details of Mama's life in this room.
    Chapter 8 (87% in)

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