Juvenile Court Reform in Tennessee
Failure to provide proper rehabilitation for young offenders has led to a deal that could bring change to the system there and provide a model for the nation.
1. Dull; insipid.
2. Lacking maturity; juvenile.
3. Lacking in nutrition.
From Latin jejunus (empty, hungry, fasting, meager). A related word is jejunum, the middle part of the small intestine. It was so called because it was usually found empty after death.
"Some songs are inspired and done with a knowing sense of irony. Others are jaw-droppingly jejune." — John Doyle; Glee's Back; Globe and Mail (Toronto, Canada); Apr 13, 2010.
: causing great surprise or astonishment