Definition of bored
- had never been more bored in her life
- a bored voice
- Bobbi slouched back against the cushions doing her best impression of a bored teenager …
- —Ingrid Law
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'bored.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
What made you want to look up bored? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
to cause to suffer severely from hunger
Get Word of the Day daily email!
Winter Words Quiz