Stale – meaning of the word and examples

No longer new or fresh, usually as a result of being kept for too long. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Not fresh and new; boring because too familiar. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Used to describe someone who has lost interest in what they are doing because of being bored or working too hard: (Cambridge Dictionary)

(of food) no longer fresh and pleasant to eat; hard, musty, or dry. (Oxford Dictionaries)

No longer new and interesting or exciting. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Tasteless or unpalatable from age. (Merriam – Webster)

Tedious from familiarity. (Merriam – Webster)


Stale Bread–38156/stale-bread.asp

Why does food get stale over time?


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close