nothing special

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nothing special

  1. (idiomatic) ordinary, run-of-the-mill
    The sandwich was plain old junk food, nothing special.

Noun[edit]

nothing special

  1. (idiomatic) nothing worth discussing; nothing that the speaker wants to mention

Often used as an evasion or conversation-stopper, when nosy queries are made. It's an indirect way of telling someone to "mind his own business".