— tire·some·ly adverb
— tire·some·ness noun
Examples of TIRESOME
- All those stories about his childhood can become tiresome after a while.
- <what a tiresome church service that turned out to be>
First Known Use of TIRESOME
Related to TIRESOME
- arid, colorless, drab, dreary, drudging, dry, dull, dusty, flat, heavy, ho-hum, humdrum, jading, jejune, leaden, mind-numbing, monochromatic, monotonous, numbing, old, pedestrian, ponderous, slow, stale, stodgy, stuffy, stupid, tame, tedious, boring, tiring, uninteresting, wearisome, weary, wearying
- absorbing, engaging, engrossing, gripping, interesting, intriguing, involving, riveting
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