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ho-hum

Dull or boring. I heard she got sick of her ho-hum existence and ran off to New York City.

ho-hum

(ˈhoˈhəm)
mod. dull; causing yawns of boredom. (Ho-hum is a representation of the sound of a yawn.) Clare played another ho-hum concert at the music hall last night.
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