Definitions for tediousˈti di əs, ˈti dʒəs

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  1. boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum, irksome, slow, tedious, tiresome, wearisome(adj)

    so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness

    "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"- Edmund Burke; "tedious days on the train"; "the tiresome chirping of a cricket"- Mark Twain; "other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome"

  2. long-winded, tedious, verbose, windy, wordy(adj)

    using or containing too many words

    "long-winded (or windy) speakers"; "verbose and ineffective instructional methods"; "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials"; "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. tedious(Adjective)

    Boring, monotonous, time consuming, wearisome.

  2. Origin: tedieus, from taediosus, from taedium.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Tedious(adj)

    involving tedium; tiresome from continuance, prolixity, slowness, or the like; wearisome

Anagrams of tedious »

  1. side out

  2. outside, Outside

  3. Outside


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