Origin of monotonous
OTHER WORDS FROM monotonousmo·not·o·nous·ly, adverbmo·not·o·nous·ness, nounun·mo·not·o·nous, adjectiveun·mo·not·o·nous·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH monotonousmonotonic, monotonous
Words nearby monotonous
How to use monotonous in a sentence
The monotonous mugginess continues, with lows in the low to mid-70s.D.C.-area forecast: Hot and humid on repeat before a slightly cooler weekend|Dan Stillman|August 25, 2021|Washington Post
Perhaps it was engaging enough in the novels, but its pitiful execution in the monotonous films made it clear from the very start that Team Jacob never stood much of a chance.
Saturdays and Sundays in jail are more monotonous and boring than the rest of the week, at least for me.
The trip becomes monotonous after the exciting moment of takeoff and the initial curiosity of seeing the earth from the sky.
She also recommends trying to retrain yourself to think of down time—whether it’s waiting in line at the grocery store or doing a monotonous chore—not as a waste of your day, but as an opportunity to zone out and relax.
His monotonous music is, really, like the audio soundtrack to a k-hole.The Cult of Yung Lean: ‘I’m Building An Anarchistic Society From the Ground Up’|Marlow Stern|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Desperate for a way out of her monotonous existence Kumiko becomes obsessed with the frazzled tape and plots her journey to Fargo.She Thought ‘Fargo’ Was Real: The Misguided Voyage of ‘Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter’|Nico Hines|February 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Has covering fashion started to become a bit monotonous for you?Fashion Wunderkind Tavi Gevinson on Her Acting Debut in ‘Enough Said’|Marlow Stern|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Every robot punch, stab, blast, and crunch is necessary, and the action never grows monotonous.Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Pacific Rim’ Is a Total Blast|Marlow Stern|July 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Superman blockbuster Man of Steel is a monotonous CGI extravaganza devoid of any humanity.‘Man of Steel,’ New Superman Movie Starring Henry Cavill, Falls Flat|Marlow Stern|June 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It will be no more monotonous than having one's seventh birthday or falling in love for the first time.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
We resided at Derby in a terrace on the outskirt of the town, much to my dislike, for monotonous rows of houses I have ever hated.
At first I used to think the effect of so many people whirling round in the same direction dizzying and monotonous.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
The opposite side, belonging to Hanover, is as flat and monotonous as the other is beautiful.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
It was a native melody, but it had the strange, monotonous lilt of Tony's old-Egyptian melody.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood