- deadening Definition: (adjective) So lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness. Synonyms: boring, ho-hum, irksome, tedious, tiresome, wearisome, dull, slow. Usage: He envied Joe, down in the village,… fantastically and gloriously drunk and forgetful of Monday morning and the week of deadening toil to come. Discuss
- otherguess adjective: Of another kind.
- hermeneutic adjective: Interpretive or explanatory.
- bareboned adjective: Lean; spare; gaunt.