Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Lacking in significant events.
  • adj. Occurring without disruption.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. monotonous; lacking significant or noteworthy events

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not eventful: as, an uneventful reign or life.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. marked by no noteworthy or significant events

Etymologies

un- +‎ eventful. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I find myself flipping channels when something rather uneventful is happening.

    Amrie’s Take on TV: An Open Letter… | the TV addict

  • The trip was uneventful from the standpoint of aviation, but extremely interesting from the standpoint of what we were able to learn in that brief time.

    The World Today

  • Meanwhile, I purpose to give a sketch of TIMROD'S life, which, though comparatively brief, and to an exceptional degree uneventful, is still of interest, as throwing much light upon the character of his verses, and the development of his genius.

    The Poems of Henry Timrod.

  • My flight from SFO was both exceedingly eventful and completely uneventful, which is always a fun combination I'll explain in a second.

    seanan_mcguire: Safe in Ann Arbor, about to put my princess pants on.

  • The flight was dull and uneventful, which is about the best one can hope for these days in a flight.

    Breakfast in Bed

  • This abbreviated workday was delightfully uneventful, which is worth noting because I am, apparently, just like that kid in X-Men who walks through walls.

    today has been eventful ... and not

  • The flight here was uneventful, which is always good.

    Blogging From Toronto!

  • The move was described as uneventful, and McVeigh was described as cooperative.

    CNN Transcript Jun 10, 2001

  • The period of his Viceroyalty was what is generally called uneventful -- that is, it was chiefly given up to such schemes as promoted peace and prosperity, and did not witness any extension of our dominions.

    Victorian Worthies Sixteen Biographies

  • And it is in the life that is called uneventful that there is the most opportunity for storing these treasures of the intellect.

    Once Aboard the Lugger

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