tedious
1. [ adjective ] so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
Synonyms: boring dull wearisome irksome tiresome ho-hum slow deadening
Examples:

"a boring evening with uninteresting people" "the deadening effect of some routine tasks" "a dull play" "a ho-hum speaker" "what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke

Related terms: uninteresting
2. [ adjective ] using or containing too many words
Synonyms: long-winded wordy windy verbose
Examples:

"long-winded (or windy) speakers" "verbose and ineffective instructional methods" "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials" "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"

Related terms: prolix
Similar spelling:   teddies