repetitious


rep·e·ti·tious

adjective \-ˈti-shəs\

: having parts, actions, etc., that are repeated many times in a way that is boring or unpleasant : having too much repetition

Full Definition of REPETITIOUS

:  characterized or marked by repetition; especially :  tediously repeating
rep·e·ti·tious·ly adverb
rep·e·ti·tious·ness noun

Examples of REPETITIOUS

  1. He was bored by the repetitious work.
  2. Her writing can be repetitious.

First Known Use of REPETITIOUS

1675

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