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wea·ri·some

 (wîr′ē-səm)
adj.
Causing physical or mental fatigue; tedious or tiresome.

wea′ri·some·ly adv.
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wearisome

(ˈwɪərɪsəm) or

weariful

adj
causing fatigue or annoyance; tedious
ˈwearisomely, ˈwearifully adv
ˈwearisomeness, ˈwearifulness n
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wea•ri•some

(ˈwɪər i səm)

adj.
1. causing weariness; fatiguing.
2. tiresome; tedious.
[1400–50]
wea′ri•some•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.wearisome - so lacking in interest as to cause mental wearinesswearisome - 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"
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wearisome

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wearisome

adjective
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Translations
مُتْعِب، طَويل ومُمِل
òreytandi
bıktırıcıyorucu

wearisome

[ˈwɪərɪsəm] ADJ (frm) (= tiring) → fatigoso, pesado; (= boring) → aburrido
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

wearisome

[ˈwɪərisəm] adj
(= tiring, boring) → fatigant(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

wearisome

adjermüdend; climb etcbeschwerlich; (= bothersome) questionslästig; (= tedious) discussionlangweilig
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

wearisome

[ˈwɪərɪsm] adj (tiring) → estenuante; (boring) → noioso/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

weary

(ˈwiəri) adjective
tired; with strength or patience exhausted. a weary sigh; He looks weary; I am weary of his jokes.
verb
to (cause to) become tired. The patient wearies easily; Don't weary the patient.
ˈwearily adverb
ˈweariness noun
ˈwearisome adjective
causing weariness. a wearisome journey.
ˈwearisomely adverb
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References in classic literature ?
This, however, was a mere question of length and wearisomeness. What stung me, was the identification of the whole affair with my unoffending self.
Then comes a sense of sudden motionlessness throughout all things; as if those who bore me (a ghastly train!) had outrun, in their descent, the limits of the limitless, and paused from the wearisomeness of their toil.
And thus, as has been said, though the damp curtains of their bonnets flapped smartly into their faces, and their wrappers clung about them to wearisomeness, they lived all this afternoon in memories of green, sunny, romantic Talbothays.