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English definition of “dreary”


adjective     /ˈdrɪə.ri/ US  /ˈdrɪr.i/
boring and making you feel unhappy: a dreary little town She had spent another dreary day in the office.Tedious and uninspiring drearily     /ˈdrɪə.rə.li/ US  /ˈdrɪr.əl-/ adverb Tedious and uninspiring dreariness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Boredom, tedium and boring things
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