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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wea·ri·some /ˈwɪrisəm/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      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]