Definition of 'boring'
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People in love are the most boring people in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Ministers maintain that backbenchers need not concern themselves with such prodigiously boring work. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Why on earth would they be interested in something so boring? The Sun (2016)But that one was a bit boring. The Sun (2017)Otherwise, you will become mirror images and the relationship will get boring. The Sun (2016)Bleak January exists to remind us all how nice boring old daily life actually is. Times, Sunday Times (2017)STRICTLY fans fear the high scores dished out by judges early this series will make the show boring. The Sun (2016)That's really boring isn't it? The Sun (2016)So here are the boring old facts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Normally they are quite boring but this one might be a laugh. The Sun (2011)Quite how something so boring has remained in vogue for so long is a mystery. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We both make an effort to stop it getting boring and like to have fun together. The Sun (2011)It cuts out the boring bits like going to the loo. The Sun (2011)It would be really boring to write about myself. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now that can be pretty dull and boring. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Do you find the gym boring or difficult to fit in to your schedule? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Playing games is a far better way to advance your career than boring old work. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It might be boring to other people. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Boring stuff that makes tons of money. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Leap outside your comfort zone or it will make you complacent and your work boring. The Sun (2010)That's a boring way to spend a night. Christianity Today (2000)Team chiefs have been holding a series of crisis talks after the season got under way with a boring race in Bahrain. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'boring'
British English: boring /ˈbɔːrɪŋ/ ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone or something is boring, you think that they are very dull and uninteresting.
...a boring job.
- American English: boring
- Arabic: مـُمِلّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: chato
- Chinese: 令人厌烦的
- Croatian: dosadan
- Czech: nudný
- Danish: kedelig
- Dutch: saai
- European Spanish: aburrido
- Finnish: tylsä ikävystyttävä
- French: ennuyeux
- German: langweilig
- Greek: ανιαρός
- Italian: noioso
- Japanese: 退屈な
- Korean: 지루한
- Norwegian: kjedelig
- Polish: nudny
- European Portuguese: maçador
- Romanian: plictisitor
- Russian: скучный
- Spanish: ser aburrido
- Swedish: tråkig
- Thai: น่าเบื่อ
- Turkish: sıkıcı
- Ukrainian: нудний
- Vietnamese: tẻ nhạt
Definition of boring from the Collins English Dictionary
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