1 having no intellectual or emotional or spiritual excitement; "the production was professional but uninspired"
2 deficient in originality or creativity; lacking powers of invention; "a sterile ideology lacking in originality"; "unimaginative development of a musical theme"; "uninspired writing" [syn: sterile, unimaginative, uninventive]
- not inspired; dull or dry
- past of uninspire
arid, barren, dry, dull, earthbound, elephantine, handed, heavy, infecund, infertile, literal, mundane, noncreative, prosaic, prosing, prosy, staid, sterile, stolid, stuffy, unaffected, unanimated, uncreative, unfanciful, unideal, unimaginative, unimpressed, uninventive, unmoved, unoriginal, unpoetic, unromantic, unromanticized, unruffled, unstirred, unstruck, untouched