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Definition of Monotonous

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lacking in variety, repetitive
Monotonous Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Uttered in one unvarying tone; continued with dull uniformity; characterized by monotony; without change or variety; wearisome.
  
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monotonous
\mo*not"o*nous\ (?), a. [gr. &?;; mo`nos alone, single + &?; tone. see tone.] uttered in one unvarying tone; continued with dull uniformity; characterized by monotony; without change or variety; wearisome. -- mo*not"o*nous*ly , adv. -- mo*not"o*nous*ness , n.
monotonous
adj
1. sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch; "the owl's faint monotonous hooting" [syn: monotone, monotonic]


2. tediously repetitious or lacking in variety; "a humdrum existence; all work and no play"; "nothing is so monotonous as the sea" [syn: humdrum]



for Vocabulary Exams of KPDS, YDS,UDS (in Turkey); and SAT in America
Unchanging and tedious.
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Undon = a. monotonous
WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch; "the owl's faint monotonous hooting"
(synonym) monotone, monotonic
(similar) unmelodious, unmelodic, unmusical
2. tediously repetitious or lacking in variety; "a humdrum existence; all work and no play"; "nothing is so monotonous as the sea"
(synonym) humdrum
(similar) dull
Monotonous Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Monotone refers to a sound, for example speech or music, that has a single unvaried tone. See: monophony.

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