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    describes a task which is both menial and tedious

    "You give me all the tedial jobs!" he grumbled as he picked up the knife and looked at the big bag full of potatoes.

    Submitted by Susan Hawkes from United Kingdom on 15/07/2010

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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