Usage examples for monotony

  1. Possibly this long spell of monotony contributed to Captain Satterlee's pronounced and instant success. – Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas by Lloyd Osbourne
  2. If the guns up in the firing line had to shift position it has meant no more to the teams than a break of the monotony for a day or two, a night or two's marching, and a return to the rear. – Between the Lines by Boyd Cable
  3. The monotony and the quiet of Rome were suited to his taste, and, provided he could earn a moderate living by his brush, he had no wish to leave it. – Self Help by Samuel Smiles