pleasantly gentle or agreeable:
a bland, affable manner.
soothing or balmy, as air:
a bland southern breeze.
nonirritating, as food or medicines:
a bland diet.
not highly flavored; mild; tasteless:
a bland sauce.
lacking in special interest, liveliness, individuality, etc.; insipid; dull:
a bland young man; a bland situation comedy.
unemotional, indifferent, or casual:
his bland acknowledgment of guilt.
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devoid of any distinctive or stimulating characteristics; uninteresting; dull: bland food
gentle and agreeable; suave
(of the weather) mild and soothing
unemotional or unmoved: a bland account of atrocities
a book containing blank pages, as a notebook or sketchbook. a book or pad of blank forms, as printed blanks for receipts or reports. Historical Examples Marjorie’s Busy Days Carolyn Wells The Cheerful Smugglers Ellis Parker Butler
(of paper or other writing surface) having no marks; not written or printed on: a blank sheet of paper. not filled in, as a printed form: a blank check. unrelieved or unbroken by ornament, opening, decoration, etc.: a blank wall. lacking some usual or completing feature: a blank roll of film. (of a recording medium) […]
a cartridge containing powder only, without a bullet. noun a cartridge containing powder but no bullet: used in battle practice or as a signal
a bank check bearing a signature but no stated amount. unrestricted authority; a free hand: He was given a blank check in the choice of personnel for the new department. Unrestricted authority, a free hand, as in I’ll support most of the chairman’s agenda, but I’m not ready to give him a blank check for […]