Dull and Irksome


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Dull adjective – Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Usage example: a dull dance recital that made us wish that we were someplace else

Irksome is a synonym for dull in excite topic. In some cases you can use "Irksome" instead an adjective "Dull".
Nearby Words: dullness, dulling, dulled, dully, dullish
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Irksome adjective – So lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness.
Usage example: "what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke

Dull is a synonym for irksome in boring topic. You can use "Dull" instead an adjective "Irksome", if it concerns topics such as excite.
Nearby Words: irk, irked
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situation dull situation irksome situation
moment dull moment irksome moment
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