What does the word monotony mean?

Usage examples for monotony

  1. At the same time, he saw a prospect, in their company, of the monotony of the voyage being broken. – The Second String by Nat Gould
  2. It was but the momentary glance of a sweet face at the upper window and a single wave of a white hand, but it sent him on with a fresh heart and courage, and it broke the dull monotony of her dreary life. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. Green blinds secure the best effect, or trellises that relieve the monotony of the white. – Remodeled Farmhouses by Mary H. Northend