nhạt

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See also: nhất, nhật, and Nhật

Vietnamese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *m-laːc (tasteless). See also lạt and nhợt.

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Adjective[edit]

nhạt ()

  1. (of flavor) tasteless or bland
  2. (of something that is supposed to be entertaining) bland; lame; weak; feeble
    câu đùa nhạt nhẽo/nhạt thếchan unfunny joke
    câu đùa nhạt như nước ốcan unfunny joke (literally, “a joke as bland as the liquid coming out of boiled/steamed snails”)
  3. (of color) light; pale
    xanh nhạtlight grue

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