tiresome because of being too long, slow or dull; boring
"a boring evening with uninteresting people"
"the deadening effect of some routine tasks"
"a dull play"
"his competent but dull performance"
"a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention"
"what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"
"tedious days on the train"
"the tiresome chirping of a cricket"
"other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome"
"long-winded (or windy) speakers"
"verbose and ineffective instructional methods"
"newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials"
"proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"
The bishop's sermon had been..the most tedious twenty minutes of the year.
出自： A. N. Wilson
No gardener needs to be reminded that weeding is tedious work.
出自： J. Cox
A..tedious woman who held forth at great length on any subject.
出自： P. P. Read