Definition of 'tedium'
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Then there is the sheer repetitive tedium of the ceremonies themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But for some it would be sheer tedium. Christianity Today (2000)What about a gap year between the drudgery of work and the mind-numbing tedium of retirement? Times, Sunday Times (2013)One of these two clubs may survive for another year of this mind-numbing tedium, due in no small part to the failings of the other. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. tedium is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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