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English definition of “dreary”

dreary

adjective uk   /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
adverb uk   /ˈdrɪə.rə.li/ us    /ˈdrɪr.əl-/
Tedious and uninspiring
dreariness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Boredom, tedium and boring things
(Definition of dreary from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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