What does lacklustre mean?

Definitions for lacklustre

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word lacklustre.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lackluster, lacklustre, lusterless, lustreless(adj)

    lacking brilliance or vitality

    "a dull lackluster life"; "a lusterless performance"

  2. lackluster, lacklustre, lusterless, lustreless(adj)

    lacking luster or shine

    "staring with lackluster eyes"; "lusterless hair"


  1. Lacklustre(a.)

    Lacking spirit, liveliness, or enthusiasm; dull.

  2. Lacklustre(a.)

    Mediocre; as, a lackluster performance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lacklustre(noun)

    a want of luster

  2. Lacklustre(adj)

    wanting luster or brightness


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lacklustre in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lacklustre in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hammad Aman:

    The index witnessed lacklustre activity while declining by 256 points to close at the 38,149 level.

  2. Steven Leung:

    Traders squared their position in a lacklustre market and after Soros' view on the market, participants also took to the sideline ahead of the outcome of the MSCI's decision on whether to include Chinese stocks.

  3. Glass Lewis:

    We have strong concerns regarding pay outcomes relative to financial performance and investor outcomes in respect of the past fiscal year, in particular, we note that bonus payouts to the executive directors were at 100 percent of maximum opportunity despite the lacklustre overall performance during fiscal year 2015.

Images & Illustrations of lacklustre

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