Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / monotonous

QUIZZES

Were You Bamboozled By The Words From February?

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

She also recommends trying to retrain yourself to think of down time—whether it’s waiting in line at the grocery store or doing a monotonous chore—not as a waste of your day, but as an opportunity to zone out and relax.
I like working in an agency — the variety of the work is good, it’s not boring, it’s not monotonous, always something new and it’s very tech driven now — but at a certain point it becomes untenable.
Daimler Trucks’ and Torc’s integrated self-driving product will be designed for on-highway hub-to-hub applications, especially for long-distance, monotonous transport between distribution centers, according to Daimler.
It will be no more monotonous than having one's seventh birthday or falling in love for the first time.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
We resided at Derby in a terrace on the outskirt of the town, much to my dislike, for monotonous rows of houses I have ever hated.
At first I used to think the effect of so many people whirling round in the same direction dizzying and monotonous.
The opposite side, belonging to Hanover, is as flat and monotonous as the other is beautiful.
It was a native melody, but it had the strange, monotonous lilt of Tony's old-Egyptian melody.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Inside its darkened walls a single monk chanted his monotonous prayer before an altar.
Our progress became monotonous, a succession of fruitless attempts to advance; hopeless, like wandering in a subtle maze.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR

WORDS RELATED TO MONOTONOUS

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

comeuppancenoun | [kuhm-uhp-uhns ]SEE DEFINITION
Learn A New Word Right Now!