Marathonotonus

adjective | mar-a-tho-not-o-nus | \ ˈmer-ə-ˌthän-nä-tə-nəs\

: an experience that is both exceptionally long and boring <a marathonotonous lecture>

History and Etymology

Marathon, Greece, site of a victory of Greeks over Persians in 490 b.c., the news of which was carried to Athens by a long-distance runner + monotonous, Greek from mon- + tonos, tone

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