wearisome

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adjective wea·ri·some \ˈwir-ē-səm\

Definition of wearisome

  1. :  causing weariness :  tiresome

wearisomely

adverb

wearisomeness

noun

Examples of wearisome in a sentence

  1. We had to listen to the usual wearisome complaints.

  2. Her stories can get a little wearisome.

15th Century

First Known Use of wearisome

15th century


WEARISOME Defined for English Language Learners

wearisome

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adjective wea·ri·some \ˈwir-ē-səm\

Definition of wearisome for English Language Learners

  • : causing you to feel bored, annoyed, or impatient


WEARISOME Defined for Kids

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adjective wea·ri·some \ˈwir-ē-səm\

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