I wrote a blog post that was about pretty much nothing, but couldn’t come up with a good word to describe its lack of meaning. I was hoping for a more interesting word than just meaningless.

  • Seinfeldian, perhaps?
    – Hellion
    Jul 9 '14 at 1:20
  • That's a little bit too pop-culture for me. Ideally I'd like to avoid slang on this one.
    – pooley1994
    Jul 9 '14 at 1:22
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    It is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing.
    – bib
    Jul 9 '14 at 1:31
  • It's funny because without google I would have had no idea what you were talking about
    – pooley1994
    Jul 9 '14 at 1:32
  • Ain't the internet great?
    – bib
    Jul 9 '14 at 1:37

Consider inane. As defined by Collins English Dictionary

senseless, unimaginative, or empty; unintelligent: inane remarks


  • fatuous
  • vacuous
  • mindless
  • asinine
  • puerile
  • vapid
  • Inane is good and asinine is even better. Well played.
    – pooley1994
    Jul 9 '14 at 16:53
  • I rather liked the Shakespeare one better — even if it would have required an ungainly number of hyphens. :)
    – tchrist
    Jul 13 '14 at 3:26

You could call it a ramble.

If you wanted a pejorative word, you could call it drivel.

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