|1.||[ adjective ] so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness|
|Synonyms:||boring dull wearisome irksome tiresome ho-hum slow deadening|
"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
|2.||[ adjective ] using or containing too many words|
|Synonyms:||long-winded wordy windy verbose|
"long-winded (or windy) speakers" "verbose and ineffective instructional methods" "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials" "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"