Definitions for jejunedʒɪˈdʒun
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word jejune
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
lacking interest or significance; insipid:
a jejune novel.
lacking maturity; childish:
lacking nutritive elements:
a jejune diet.
Origin of jejune:
1605–15; < L jējūnus empty, poor, mean
lacking in nutritive value
"the jejune diets of the very poor"
adolescent, jejune, juvenile, puerile(adj)
displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity
"adolescent insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes"
lacking interest or significance or impact
"an insipid personality"; "jejune novel"
Lacking matter; empty; devoid of substance.
Origin: From ieiunus.
lacking matter; empty; void of substance
void of interest; barren; meager; dry; as, a jejune narrative
Jejune is the name of a band which formed in the mid-1990s at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. The band has been commonly identified with the emo genre, particularly the late-1990s "indie emo" scene. The three founding members, Arabella Harrison, Joe Guevara and Chris Vanacore, met while studying at the college. The band relocated to San Diego, California, in 1997.
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