from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Lacking distinctive qualities; having no individual character or form: "This expression gave temporary meaning to a set of features otherwise nondescript” ( Katherine Anne Porter).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not described (in the academic literature); undescribed, unidentified.
- adj. Without distinguishing qualities or characteristics; unexceptional.
- n. An undistinguished, unexceptional person or thing.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not hitherto described
- adj. Dull or uninteresting; undistinguished.
- n. A thing not yet described; that of which no account or explanation has been given; something abnormal, or hardly classifiable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not hitherto described or classed.
- Not easily described; abnormal or amorphous: of no particular kind; odd; unclassifiable; indescribable.
- n. Anything that has not been described.
- n. A person or thing not easily described or classed: usually applied disparagingly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. lacking distinct or individual characteristics; dull and uninteresting
- n. a person is not easily classified and not very interesting
non- + Latin dēscrīptus, past participle of dēscrībere, to describe; see describe.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From non- + descript. (Wiktionary)