monotonously

All Adverb
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  • He spoke so low and so monotonously that no one attended. Cited from Conversations of Alexis de Tocqueville, Vol. 2, by Alexis de Tocqueville
  • The other eight kept us going monotonously for about a month. Cited from Punch, Vol. 156, May 21, 1919, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • But the far-off sound repeated itself again, again, again and again, monotonously. Cited from Emily Fox-Seton, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • To that question which monotonously repeated itself, she could form no answer. Cited from Flowing Gold, by Rex Beach
  • Do they not always proceed monotonously from the first bar to the last? Cited from On Conducting, By Richard Wagner Tr By Dannreuther
  • About three hours were passed in this way rather monotonously. Cited from Rudin, by Ivan Turgenev (Tr.: Garnett)
  • Still it went on, note after note ringing out monotonously through the still air. Cited from Stories by Modern American Authors: Scribners Ed.
  • He spoke slowly and monotonously, as though he wanted to let every word sink in. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, by Martin Anderson Nexo
  • No connected group of words should be delivered in a monotonously level pitch. Cited from Public Speaking, by Clarence Stratton
  • What the beginning student will think are big changes of pitch will be monotonously alike. Cited from The Art of Public Speaking, by Carnegie and Esenwein
  • "You must return my money!" he kept on saying monotonously. Cited from Memoirs of a Minister of France, by Stanley Weyman
  • For he played heavily, monotonously, more like a dance-hall soloist than a master. Cited from Black Caesar's Clan, by Albert Payson Terhune
  • To the adult mind, they would have seemed to pass monotonously. Cited from The Brentons, by Anna Chapin Ray
  • Besides, he wearies us by keeping us too monotonously on a high dead level. Cited from The Art Of Writing & Speaking The English Language, by Sherwin Cody
  • "You have come back at last!" she said quite monotonously. Cited from The Slave Of The Lamp, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • There was nothing else they could do in the half darkness and the slow hours dragged themselves away monotonously. Cited from Tom Slade with the Boys Over There, by Percy K. Fitzhugh
  • His head was moving slowly, monotonously, from side to side. Cited from Ailsa Paige, by Robert W. Chambers
  • He dreams of becoming a legend for future generation but his life passes monotonously.
  • Time passed monotonously after they had examined a few stars. Cited from Islands of Space, by John W Campbell
  • The other turned to the window and watched the rain falling monotonously. Cited from Bob Son of Battle, by Alfred Ollivant
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Meaning of monotonously

  • adverb In a monotonous manner
    the history of the play throughout the latter part of the eighteenth century is monotonously uneventful