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The Importance of Being Earnest
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tedious
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The Importance of Being Earnest
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  • A man who marries without knowing Bunbury has a very tedious time of it.
  • Modern life would be very tedious if it were either, and modern literature a complete impossibility!
  • Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven’t got the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die.

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  • endured another of her tedious lectures
  • The work gets tedious, but after I "pay my dues" I anticipate being promoted to more interesting work.

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