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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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So, the employees will either love you their boss for your inspiring Monday morning speech, or they will have one more reason to get back at you by spreading an embarrassingor hohum storyto prove that your feet, after all, are made of clay.
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The curse strikes again with Shelter, a hohum psychological thriller from Londonborn screenwriter Michael Cooney (Identity) that is just as loopy as some of the thinly sketched characters.
I'm well aware that what I may deem stimulating and interesting some of you will not, and possibly a few of you may think the news is hohum and boring.
The above capabilities are almost hohum when considering the advanced features such as dials, gauges and components.
FOR THE QUIRKY COUSIN No hohum gifts at the Bone Room.
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So I was expecting 1408, based on a story by American horror legend Stephen King, to be another in a long line of hohum shockers.
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What message could have moved us more, with our HoHum State diplomas and our Payless shoes, than the promise that we could be players, too?
That way, even if you might not know the package your company wants you to know, learning a new package is hohum," he said.
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