unoriginal

Definitions of unoriginal
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adj not original; not being or productive of something fresh and unusual

“the manuscript contained unoriginal emendations”
“"his life had been unoriginal, conforming completely to the given pattern"- Gwethalyn Graham”
Synonyms:
conventional
following accepted customs and proprieties
uncreative
not creative
stale
lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age
banal, commonplace, hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, stock, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn
repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
bromidic, corny, platitudinal, platitudinous
dull and tiresome but with pretensions of significance or originality
cliched, ready-made
repeated regularly without thought or originality
cold, dusty, moth-eaten, stale
lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new
slavish
blindly imitative
secondary
being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate
Antonyms:
original
being or productive of something fresh and unusual; or being as first made or thought of
unconventional
not conforming to accepted rules or standards
creative, originative
having the ability or power to create
first
preceding all others in time or space or degree
avant-garde, daring
radically new or original
freehand, freehanded
done by hand without mechanical aids or devices
fresh, new, novel
original and of a kind not seen before
germinal, originative, seminal
containing seeds of later development
groundbreaking, innovational, innovative
being or producing something like nothing done or experienced or created before
new, newfangled
(of a new kind or fashion) gratuitously new
underivative
not derivative or imitative
primary
of first rank or importance or value; direct and immediate rather than secondary
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