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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Dullness owing to length or slowness.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : tedious tasks; a tedious journey
  • The trial lasted a whole hour, the intention being, I suppose, to reproduce that tediousness which is so characteristic of real trials.
  • Then again, what Atheist calls the "tediousness" of the journey has undoubtedly a great hand in making some half-in-earnest men sceptics, if not scoffers.
  • "tediousness" upon Leonato and by his own impatience. for more
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