HyperDic: tedium

English > 2 senses of the word tedium:
NOUNfeelingtedium, boredom, ennuithe feeling of being bored by something tedious
attributetedium, tediousness, tiresomenessdullness owing to length or slowness
tedium > pronunciation
Soundstiy'diyahm
Rhymesabolitionism ... zirconium: 557 rhymes with ahm...
English > tedium: 2 senses > noun 1, feeling
MeaningThe feeling of being bored by something tedious.
Synonymsboredom, ennui
NarrowerblahsA general feeling of boredom and dissatisfaction
fatigue(always used with a modifier) boredom resulting from overexposure to something
BroaderdissatisfactionThe feeling of being displeased and discontent
Spanishaburrimiento, apatía, hastío, tedio
Catalanavorriment, fastig, tedi
Adjectivestediousso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
English > tedium: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
Meaningdullness owing to length or slowness.
Synonymstediousness, tiresomeness
NarrowerdragSomething tedious and boring
BroaderdullnessThe quality of lacking interestingness
Spanishaburrimiento, desgana, desinterés, hastío, pesadez, prolijidad, tedio
Catalantedi
Adjectivestediousso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness

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