Definition of “tedious” - English Dictionary

“tedious” in British English

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tediousadjective

uk /ˈtiː.di.əs/ us /ˈtiː.di.əs/
tediously
adverb uk /ˈtiː.di.əs.li/ us /ˈtiː.di.əs.li/
tediousness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈtiː.di.əs.nəs/ us /ˈtiː.di.əs.nəs/

(Definition of “tedious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“tedious” in American English

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tediousadjective

us /ˈtid·i·əs/

boring and tiring, esp. because long or often repeated:

tedious work/tasks
Learning a new computer program can be a tedious process.

(Definition of “tedious” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)