Word of the Day: Stodgy

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Today's word is:

stodgy

|ˈstäjē|

adjective ( stodgier , stodgiest )

  • Dull and uninspired : Some of the material is rather stodgy and top-heavy with facts.
  • Brit. (of food) heavy, filling, and high in carbohydrates.
  • Bulky or heavy in appearance : This stodgy three-story building.