Wea·ri·some a. Causing weariness; tiresome; tedious; weariful; as, a wearisome march; a wearisome day's work; a wearisome book.
These high wild hills and rough uneven ways
Draws out our miles, and makes them wearisome. --Shak.
Syn: -- Irksome; tiresome; tedious; fatiguing; annoying; vexatious. See Irksome.
-- Wea*ri*some*ly, adv. -- Wea*ri*some*ness, n.
adj : 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" [syn: boring, deadening, dull,
ho-hum, irksome, slow, tedious, tiresome]