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tedium
used in The Poisonwood Bible

3 uses
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Definition
the feeling of being bored by something that is uninteresting
  • These women are pillars of wonder, defying gravity while wearing the ho-hum aspect of perfect tedium.
    Book 1 — Genesis (32% in)
  • It helped me forget the tedium of moving only one way through the world, the way of the slow, slow body.
    Book 2 — Revelation (50% in)
  • But instead I'm numb with the tedium of a hard life.
    Book 5 — Exodus (42% in)

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