jejune


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Jejune \Je*june"\, a. [L. jejunus fasting, hungry, dry, barren,
   scanty; of unknown origin.]
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   1. Lacking matter; empty; void of substance.
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   2. Void of interest; barren; meager; dry; as, a jejune
      narrative.

   3. Juvenile; childish; immature.
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   4. Lacking nutritional value.
      [PJC] - Je*june"ly, adv. -- Je*june"ness, n. --Bacon.
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