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Meaning & Definition of Tedious in English

English

Tedious

/tidiəs/

adjective

1. 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"
    synonym:
  • boring
  • ,
  • deadening
  • ,
  • dull
  • ,
  • ho-hum
  • ,
  • irksome
  • ,
  • slow
  • ,
  • tedious
  • ,
  • tiresome
  • ,
  • wearisome

2. 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"
    synonym:
  • long-winded
  • ,
  • tedious
  • ,
  • verbose
  • ,
  • windy
  • ,
  • wordy