Examples of boring in a Sentence
I find her books totally boring.
I wish this book weren't so boring; I keep falling asleep whenever I try to read it.
Recent Examples of boring from the Web
The boring rhythm of doing things over and over, carrying the wood, drying the dishes.
For more than a week, the tweets from @realDonaldTrump were, well, boring.
And do away with boring condiments like lettuce and tomato by subbing in some exciting swaps (fig and goat cheese, anyone?).
Draymond Green just doesn’t see the logic: How could three straight NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland possibly be boring?
AKRON, Ohio -- Rosie, Akron's massive tunnel boring machine, is now completely built and ready to be tested before it's shipped to the city in June, officials said on Thursday.
But De La Hoya is among many boxing veterans who foresee a one-sided outcome that could potentially turn fans against his sport again, as happened in Mayweather’s boring 2015 victory against Manny Pacquiao in the richest fight in history.
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Of course, this is nothing more than a gimmick, sure to get boring after around five minutes.
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Origin and Etymology of boring
from present participle of 6bore
First Known Use: 1785
BORING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of boring for English Language Learners
: dull and uninteresting : causing boredom
BORING Defined for Kids
Definition of boring for Students
: dull and uninteresting
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