boring Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “boring” - Learner’s Dictionary

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 Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “boring”

Word of the Day

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Word of the Day

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More