lacklustre lacklustre

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) lacking brilliance or vitality
  2. (adj) lacking luster or shine

Usage(s):

  1. His ten-month first term was lacklustre; in his second he promises to improve state schools.
  2. They had ended with a lacklustre program, not liberal enough to steal votes from Mackenzie King, not conservative enough for right-wingers.
  3. Army extended its unbeaten sequence to 31 games with a lacklustre 0-to-0 tie with Rose Bowl Champ Illinois.

News

  1. The Uninspired Lineup of Xbox One [All]

    A lack of belief and vision in Microsoft's E3 press conference made for a lacklustre games lineup and little in the way of surprises.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: GameSpot

  2. Brazil vs. France: 6 Things We Learned

    On Sunday night, Brazil put a lacklustre France to the sword with a much needed 3-0 win in Porto Alegre , with just one week until the start of the Confederations Cup. While the score line was somewhat flattering to Brazil, who were poor themselves for long periods of the game, it is a result that could do wonders for their confidence ahead of coming challenges. The result, though, says much for ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. No Monaco criticism from within Ferrari - Alonso

    Jun.7 (GMM) Fernando Alonso on Thursday hit back at suggestions Ferrari might have been unhappy with his lacklustre performance recently at Monaco. Some commentators say the Spaniard lacked his usual fire in the Principality, where he was passed during the race by Sergio Perez, Adrian Sutil and Jenson Button, and finished seventh. ... Keep reading
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

Quotes

  1. "When you don't score runs and you leave a lot of people on, it looks lacklustre but it wasn't," Piniella said. "These guys gave effort."
    on Oct 6, 2005 By: Lou Piniella Source: 940 News

  2. "First of all I haven't really heard any criticism of Fernando and I certainly don't share a view of his performances being lacklustre," he said. "Perhaps he hasn't scored a goal but he's done spectacular work. He really is very happy in the...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: David Villa Source: ESPN

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