Weariness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Weariness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ weariness
weariness
defatigation|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ lassitude
lassitude
&c.(fatigue) 688
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ drowsiness
drowsiness
&c. 683
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ disgust
disgust
nausea
loathing
sickness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ satiety
satiety
&c. 869
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ taedium vitae
taedium vitae
&c.(dejection) 837
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ boredom
boredom
ennui
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ wearisomeness
wearisomeness
tediousness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dull work
dull work
tedium
monotony
twice-told tale
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bore
bore
buttonholer
proser
wet blanket
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ pill
pill
???>*
stiff
???>*
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ heavy hours
heavy hours
=>the enemy
the enemy
=>(time)
PARAG:Weariness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ weary
weary
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ tire
tire
&c.(fatigue) 688
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bore
bore
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bore to death
bore to death
weary to death
tire to death
bore out of one's life
weary out of one's life
tire out of one's life
bore out of all patience
weary out of all patience
tire out of all patience
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ set to sleep
set to sleep
send to sleep
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ buttonhole
buttonhole
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pall
pall
sicken
nauseate
disgust
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ harp on the same string
harp on the same string
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ drag its slow length along
drag its slow length along
drag its weary length along
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ never hear the last of
never hear the last of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ be tired of
be tired of
be tired with
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ yawn
yawn
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ die with ennui
die with ennui
PARAG:Weariness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wearying
wearying
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wearing
wearing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wearisome
wearisome
tiresome
irksome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ uninteresting
uninteresting
stupid
bald
devoid of interest
dry
monotonous
dull
arid
tedious
humdrum
mortal
flat
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prosy
prosy
prosing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ slow
slow
soporific
somniferous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ disgusting
disgusting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unenjoyed
unenjoyed
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ weary
weary
tired
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ drowsy
drowsy
&c.(sleepy) 683
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ uninterested
uninterested
flagging
used up
worn out
blase
life-weary
weary of life
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sick of
sick of
PARAG:Weariness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ wearily
wearily
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ usque ad nauseam
usque ad nauseam

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • weariness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Exhaustion Nouns 1. weariness, tiredness, exhaustion, lethargy, lassitude, fatigue; drowsiness, languor, languidness; weakness, faintness. Slang, rack attack, three o clock syndrome. See dejection,… …   English dictionary for students

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  • weariness — weary ► ADJECTIVE (wearier, weariest) 1) tired. 2) causing tiredness. 3) (often weary of) reluctant to experience any more of. ► VERB (wearies, wearied) 1) …   English terms dictionary

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