Ponderous is an adjective that is used to describe something which is very boring and dull. Slow or awkward because of weight and size. heavy, massive, laboured.


  1. Teachers and educators should focus on providing the relevant knowledge and also more importantly delivering it in a way that is not merely factual and ‘ponderous’.
  2. He was low in energy and this was due to the fact that he carried ‘ponderous’ weight on his shoulders.
  3. Many people don’t carry out things in their lives which are very important simply due to the fact that they seem ‘ponderous’. This is a weak mentality, which can ultimately result in you not reaching your full potential and therefor not achieving that which is classified as extraordinary.

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