Word of the day


  • disenchanted.
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Examples of usage:
  1. To read the book is like making a trip to Oregon without the tediousness and expense of the journey. - "Two Years in Oregon" by Wallis Nash
  2. Many other methods still more childish are resorted to, in order to pass the time and to give a zest to their wine; but the usual resource here, as well as elsewhere, against the tediousness of time, is gaming. - "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton" by John Barrow
  3. I determined, therefore, that the tediousness of study should be overcome by industry; my poverty- failing a better method- by patience; and that instead of a master I would use astronomical books. - "The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'" by Thomas Orchard
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