Translation of "bore" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (NOT INTERESTING) 討厭 uk us /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. 晚飯時我不得不坐在米高旁邊——他這人真討厭。

[ S ] informal an activity or situation that is annoying or unpleasant

Ironing is such a bore. 熨衣服真煩人。
[ + -ing verb ] It's an awful bore cooking a meal every night. 每晚都做飯是件特別討厭的事。
[ + to infinitive ] It's such a bore to have to write this out all over again. 非得將這重新寫出來可真煩人。

(Translation of “bore noun (NOT INTERESTING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)