Synset omw.01345307-a

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Lemmas: boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum, irksome, slow, tedious, tiresome, wearisome

Definition: so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; ; ; ; ; ; - Edmund Burke; ; - Mark Twain


  • a boring evening with uninteresting people
  • the deadening effect of some routine tasks
  • a dull play
  • his competent but dull performance
  • a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention
  • what an irksome task the writing of long letters is
  • tedious days on the train
  • the tiresome chirping of a cricket
  • other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome

dgs.16606 HARMLOS1^

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gsl.288 ανιαρός

gsl.14077 ανιαρός