Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A quality or style that is prosaic.
  • noun A prosaic word, phrase, or other expression.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A prose idiom; a prosaic phrase.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun That which is in the form of prose writing; a prosaic manner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A manner, quality, expression, style, phrase or word that is prosaic.

Etymologies

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From Old French prosaïsme

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