Sentence Examples


  • To be in company, even with the best, is soon wearisome and dissipating.
  • The style is wearisome and prolix, attaining to precision at the expense of circumlocution, and setting forth the smallest particulars with the same distinctness as the main features of the narrative.
  • His efforts after a construction of natural reality are bad in themselves, and gave rise to wearisome and useless physical speculation.
  • Instead of the wearisome prolixity and the misplaced pedantry which make the latter almost unreadable, we find the old tales briefly and simply told.
  • The method of teaching is confined to that wearisome system of loud-voiced repetition which is so annoying a feature in Indian schools; and the Koran is, of course, the text-book in all forms of education.