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boring

adjective
 
 
/ˈbɔːrɪŋ/
A1 not interesting or exciting: a boring job The film was so boring, I fell asleep.Tedious and uninspiring
Translations of “boring”
in Korean 지루한…
in Arabic مُمِلّ…
in Portuguese chato, entediante…
in Catalan avorrit…
in Japanese つまらない, うんざりする…
in Italian noioso, barboso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煩人的, 乏味的, 無聊的…
in Russian скучный…
in Turkish sıkıcı, can sıkıcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烦人的, 乏味的, 无聊的…
in Polish nudny…
(Definition of boring from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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