Date: 1600-1700
Language: Latin
Origin: jejunus 'not eating, (of food) small in amount'; influenced in meaning by French jeune 'young'

jejune

adjective
     
jeā€§june formal
1 ideas that are jejune are too simple:
jejune political opinions
2 boring

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