Adjective(1) tediously repetitious or lacking in variety(2) sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch
(1) The trek was a bit monotonous at times - I wanted to go faster - but it was relaxing, enjoyable and worth the sore backside.(2) She cleared her throat before the monotonous beep and began.(3) When practice sessions become monotonous , players lose interest and focus.(4) It was a sound low and monotonous at first; then rising, becoming shaped by rhythm and chorused cadence.(5) Before being shown into a shed, I could hear the miserable monotonous droning, or pecking noises of the birds.(6) It must get quite mechanical, if not monotonous - do you find yourself just going through the motions?(7) If that wasn't torturous enough, my alarm clock began to ring in its dull, monotonous tone.(8) The noise, monotonous and unrelenting, brought him back to consciousness.(9) Interning is tiresome, in a dull and wholly monotonous sort of way, especially on Mondays.(10) The same monotonous footsteps pound the floor, and finally stop moving when they approach a doorway.(11) While this doesn't happen all the time, it does happen with monotonous regularity.(12) The monotonous sound of his voice gave way to music as soon as I pressed the play button again.(13) The rainy season is over, with its dull, monotonous grey skies and unpleasant humid rain.(14) His voice was monotonous , expressionless and cold, like he'd only just mastered the art of speaking and was none too skilled at it.(15) The dominant grey of the shacks gives the area a dull, monotonous appearance, aggravated by the absence of trees.(16) Kel absent-mindedly chewed on the end of her pencil as she let her teacher's monotonous voice rolled over her.
1. tedious ::
2. toneless ::
3. humdrum ::
4. monotone ::
1. absorbing ::
2. engaging ::
3. engrossing ::
4. interesting ::
5. intriguing ::
Different Formsmonotonous, monotonously, monotonousness
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