banality

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EtymologyEdit

From French banalité, from banal.

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: bənăl'ĭti, IPA(key): /bəˈnælɨti/
  • Rhymes: -ælɨti
  • enPR: bānăl'ĭti, IPA(key): /beɪˈnælɨti/
  • Rhymes: -ælɨti

NounEdit

banality (plural banalities)

  1. (uncountable) The quality of being banal.
  2. (countable) Something which is banal.

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Last modified on 17 February 2014, at 00:39