Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: tedium

Definition: boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious


Sentences Containing 'tedium'

As the weeks extended well beyond his initial optimistic forecast, Wild established and maintained routines and activities to relieve the tedium.
Several aspects of the game was changed due to feedback from "Episode 1"; complaints of tedium and slow pace led to "Episode II" have fasted paced gameplay and battles and shorter length cutscenes.
They, excepting those willing to pursue a life of petty crime, live a life of tedium and depression.
Undoubtedly the very tedium and ennui which presume to have exhausted the variety and the joys of life are as old as Adam.

More Vocab Words

::: extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
::: subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
::: stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
::: disparage - belittle
::: reiterate - repeat
::: lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
::: apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
::: methodical - systematic; N. method: systematic method of procedure
::: peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
::: prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)