- of the nature of or resembling prose.
- prosaic; dull, tedious, wearisome, or commonplace.
Origin of prosy
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Prosiness is one of your weak points when left to your own promptings.The Island Queen
- of the nature of or similar to prose
- dull, tedious, or long-winded
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