tiresome


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tire·some

 (tīr′səm)
adj.
Causing fatigue or boredom, as from being unvarying or overly long; wearisome. See Synonyms at boring.

tire′some·ly adv.
tire′some·ness n.

tiresome

(ˈtaɪəsəm)
adj
boring and irritating; irksome
ˈtiresomely adv
ˈtiresomeness n

tire•some

(ˈtaɪər səm)

adj.
1. wearisome.
2. annoying or vexatious.
[1490–1500]
tire′some•ly, adv.
tire′some•ness, n.

tiresome

tiring
1. 'tiresome'

You say that someone or something is tiresome when they make you feel annoyed, irritated, or bored.

She can be a very tiresome child at times.
I really came to ask you some rather tiresome questions.
2. 'tiring'

Something which is tiring makes you feel tired.

We should have an early night after such a tiring day.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tiresome - so lacking in interest as to cause mental wearinesstiresome - 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"
uninteresting - arousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement; "a very uninteresting account of her trip"

tiresome

tiresome

adjective
Translations
مُتْعِب ، مُضْجِر
obtížný
belastendeirriterende
òreytandi, leiîinlegur
bıktırıcıyorucu

tiresome

[ˈtaɪəsəm] ADJ [job, situation, person] → pesado, aburrido

tiresome

[ˈtaɪərsəm] adj (= annoying, boring) → usant(e)

tiresome

adj (= irritating)lästig; (= boring)langweilig

tiresome

[ˈtaɪəsəm] adj (job, person) → noioso/a; (situation) → seccante
how tiresome! → che seccatura!

tire2

(ˈtaiə) verb
to make, or become, physically or mentally in want of rest, because of lack of strength, patience, interest etc; to weary. Walking tired her; She tires easily.
tired adjective
1. wearied; exhausted. She was too tired to continue; a tired child.
2. (with of) no longer interested in; bored with. I'm tired of (answering) stupid questions!
ˈtiredness noun
ˈtireless adjective
never becoming weary or exhausted; never resting. a tireless worker; tireless energy/enthusiasm.
ˈtirelessly adverb
ˈtirelessness noun
ˈtiresome adjective
troublesome; annoying.
ˈtiresomely adverb
ˈtiresomeness noun
ˈtiring adjective
causing (physical) tiredness. I've had a tiring day; The journey was very tiring.
tire out
to tire or exhaust completely. The hard work tired her out.

tiresome

a. pesado-a, tedioso-a.
References in classic literature ?
I know I do--teaching those tiresome children nearly all day, when I'm longing to enjoy myself at home," began Meg, in the complaining tone again.
It dragged her at my heels even now, and when we had got halfway round--a devious, tiresome process, on ground much broken and by a path choked with overgrowth-- I paused to give her breath.
If he began to talk about the crops; or about the recent weather; or about the condition of politics; or about dogs, or cats, or morals, or theology -- no matter what -- I sighed, for I knew what was coming; he was going to get out of it a palliation of that tiresome seven-dollar sale.
There being no constraint, a change of subject is always in order, and so a body is not likely to keep pegging at a single topic until it grows tiresome.
Miss Watson she kept pecking at me, and it got tiresome and lonesome.
But the dull country town was tiresome to him, since his acquaintanceship with livelier regions, and it grew daily more and more so.
And now the tiresome chirping of a cricket that no human ingenuity could locate, began.
Tom Sawyer racked the head off of himself all that month trying to plan some way out for Uncle Silas, and many's the night he kept me up 'most all night with this kind of tiresome work, but he couldn't seem to get on the right track no way.
Harriet may not consider every body tiresome that you would.
I dared commit no fault: I strove to fulfil every duty; and I was termed naughty and tiresome, sullen and sneaking, from morning to noon, and from noon to night.
She had felt her a tiresome charge and had indeed seen as little of her as she dared.
He will be tiresome in the last degree; but, like all tiresome people, he is not to be got rid of on any terms.