English adjective: irksome
|1.||irksome so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness|
|Samples||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.
Tedious days on the train.
The tiresome chirping of a cricket.
Other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome.
|Synonyms||boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum, slow, tedious, tiresome, wearisome|