English adjective: humdrum
|1.||humdrum not challenging; dull and lacking excitement|
|Samples||An unglamorous job greasing engines.|
|Synonyms||commonplace, prosaic, unglamorous, unglamourous|
|2.||humdrum tediously repetitious or lacking in variety|
|Samples||A humdrum existence; all work and no play.|
Nothing is so monotonous as the sea.
English noun: humdrum
|1.||humdrum (attribute) the quality of wearisome constancy, routine, and lack of variety|
|Samples||He had never grown accustomed to the monotony of his work.|
He was sick of the humdrum of his fellow prisoners.
He hated the sameness of the food the college served.