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tedium
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
the feeling of being bored by something that is uninteresting
  • There were only four soldiers, two horseback and two in the wagon, and they had relieved the tedium of travel by getting drunk.
    Chapters 42-43 (53% in)
  • From time to time he was half aware that he was delirious, but there was nothing he could do about it, and anyway he preferred the delirium to the tedium of waiting for the Indians to attack.
    Chapters 95-96 (2% in)

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