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 for wearisome
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Wearisome \Wea"ri*some\, a.
     Causing weariness; tiresome; tedious; weariful; as, a
     wearisome march; a wearisome day's work; a wearisome book.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           These high wild hills and rough uneven ways
           Draws out our miles, and makes them wearisome. --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Syn: Irksome; tiresome; tedious; fatiguing; annoying;
          vexatious. See Irksome.
          [1913 Webster] -- Wea"ri*some*ly, adv. --
          Wea"ri*some*ness, n.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  wearisome
      adj 1: so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a
             boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening
             effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his
             competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who
             couldn't capture their attention"; "what an irksome task
             the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke; "tedious
             days on the train"; "the tiresome chirping of a cricket"-
             Mark Twain; "other people's dreams are dreadfully
             wearisome" [syn: boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum,
             irksome, slow, tedious, tiresome, wearisome]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  91 Moby Thesaurus words for "wearisome":
     Herculean, aggravating, annoying, arduous, backbreaking, black,
     bleak, boresome, boring, bothering, bothersome, burdensome,
     crushing, dark, dismal, disturbing, draining, drear, drearisome,
     dreary, effortful, exasperating, exhausting, fatiguesome,
     fatiguing, forced, funebrial, funereal, galling, gloomy, grave,
     gray, grim, grueling, harassing, hard-earned, hard-fought, heavy,
     hefty, importunate, importune, irking, irksome, irritating,
     killing, labored, laborious, onerous, operose, oppressive, painful,
     pesky, pestering, pestiferous, pestilent, pestilential, plaguesome,
     plaguey, plaguing, provoking, punishing, saturnine, solemn, somber,
     sombrous, strained, straining, strenuous, stressful,
     stupefyingly boring, stuporific, teasing, tiresome, tiring,
     toilsome, tormenting, tough, triste, troublesome, troubling,
     trying, uphill, vexatious, vexing, weariful, wearing, weary,
     wearying, worrisome, worrying, yawny
  
  

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