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Synonyms for monotonous
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. humdrum, monotonous(adj)

    tediously repetitious or lacking in variety

    "a humdrum existence; all work and no play"; "nothing is so monotonous as the sea"

    Synonyms:
    monotonic, unglamourous, monotone, commonplace, humdrum, unglamorous, prosaic, flat

    Antonyms:
    lively, modulated

  2. flat, monotone, monotonic, monotonous(adj)

    sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch

    "the owl's faint monotonous hooting"

    Synonyms:
    plane, savourless, flavorless, categoric, matt, humdrum, insipid, level, monotonic, compressed, flat, unconditional, matted, vapid, categorical, two-dimensional, matte, monotone, savorless, prostrate, bland, mat, flavourless

    Antonyms:
    lively, modulated

Wiktionary

  1. monotonous(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    monotonic

  2. monotonous(adjective)

    having an unvarying tone or pitch

    Synonyms:
    monotonic

  3. monotonous(adjective)

    tedious, repetitious or lacking in variety

    Synonyms:
    monotonic

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. monotonous

    Synonyms:
    uniform, unvaried, dull, humdrum, undiversified, tedious

    Antonyms:
    varying, changing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. monotonous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    uniform, unvaried

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. monotonous(a)

    Synonyms:
    unvaried, uniform, uninteresting, humdrum, tedious

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    monotonic, dull, pomp, tedious, boring

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How to use monotonous in a sentence?

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Challenges make life interesting. Can you imagine how monotonous and boring life would be, if everyday was going to be so smooth and easy? Also, God offers you those challenges for your own advancement, because you become better and stronger by overcoming them. Keep up your Hopes, and be Positive!

  2. Auguste Renoir:

    If the painter works directly from nature, he ultimately looks for nothing but momentary effects he does not try to compose, and soon he gets monotonous.

  3. Jennifer Bosse:

    There is the underlying need to feel valued and validated within society (a society which still places a higher value on what you provide to the job force), socializing with other adults can be difficult, the days long, the routine monotonous and the job overall, relatively thankless.

  4. Alex Kumar:

    There's no variation in the environment, it's dark, it's white, and it's bland. It's monotonous and people really underestimate that.

  5. Jasper Johns (lithographer), Newsweek, Oct. 24, 1977 - page 42.:

    I liked New York when it was an up-and-down city for me, low streets and high buildings. But then, for me, it grew horizontal---monotonous.


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