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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Long and boring; tiresome.

Usage examples (36)
  • He thought the chore was tedious and complained nonstop.
  • CARROLL: Truckers say a ban would slow deliveries and make what they call a tedious job worse.
  • The word tedious was invented to describe this task.
  • We continued our discussion by switching to the long-term tedious nuclear dossier of Iran. for more
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