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adjective as in drawling

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You didn’t flee the drone of weed whackers and leaf blowers just to hear the drone of generators powering your neighbor’s TV so he can watch a marathon of The Office.

The solar autonomous drone made its first flight, and we expect several flights next year.

Armed with a business model that involved using sensors and drones to monitor every stage of the production process, he and two friends entered a pitch competition.

From Ozy

In July, it launched a rover called Perseverance to Mars that’s equipped with a small helicopter drone.

The pandemic has accelerated a variety of experiments and commercials trial to use drones for deliveries, crop monitoring, firefighting, and a thousand more jobs beyond wowing us by spelling out presidents’ names with LED lights.

From Fortune

When I got back at the 17-minute mark, Bibi was still droning on about Iran.

But it was far more than a mere droning on about techniques and hidden luxuries.

He stopped his droning speeches and adopted a feisty, homey style answering questions on the tours.

Sort of a double life, like this Bob character you were droning on about earlier.

Ever asked an academic about their research only to be subjected to 20 minutes of nonsensical droning?

While they exchanged casual greetings, Braceway lit a cigarette and spun the match, with a droning sound, far out from the porch.

Who were these people who strolled among the droning bees of the sandhills or pushed out from the shore in boats?

Ever since we had been at the Hotel Bellevue, we were unconsciously aware of curious droning sounds.

Silence, except for the droning of the insects and the distant rushing of the river.

There had been none of them about before, surely, and now their maddening, everlasting droning filled the ear.


On this page you'll find 238 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to droning, such as: dull, slow, and languid.

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