Te·di·ous a. Involving tedium; tiresome from continuance, prolixity, slowness, or the like; wearisome. -- Te*di*ous*ly, adv. -- Te*di*ous*ness, n.
I see a man's life is a tedious one. --Shak.
I would not be tedious to the court. --Bunyan.
Syn: -- Wearisome; fatiguing. See Irksome.
n : dullness owing to length or slowness [syn: tedium, tiresomeness]