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English definition of “bore”

bore

noun (NOT INTERESTING)    /bɔːr/ US  /bɔːr/
[C] disapproving someone who talks too much about boring subjects : I had to sit next to Michael at dinner - he's such a bore.People who are boring and old-fashioned [S] informal an activity or situation that is annoying or unpleasant : Ironing is such a bore. [+ -ing verb] It's an awful bore cook ing a meal every night . [+ to infinitive] It's such a bore to have to write this out all over again.Inconvenience
(Definition of bore noun (NOT INTERESTING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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