boring [bawr-ing, bohr-] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||adjective|
|Synonyms:||arid, bomb*, bromidic, bummer, characterless, cloying, colorless, commonplace, dead*, drab, drag*, drudging, dull, flat*, ho hum, humdrum, insipid, interminable, irksome, lifeless, monotonous, moth-eaten, mundane, nothing, nowhere, platitudinous, plebeian, prosaic, repetitious, routine, spiritless, stale, stereotyped, stodgy, stuffy, stupid, tame, tedious, threadbare, tiresome, tiring, trite, unexciting, uninteresting, unvaried, vapid, wearisome, well-worn, zero*|
|Antonyms:||exciting, fascinating, interesting|
unsuccessful, successless; failing, tripping; at fault; unfortunate., abortive, addle, stillborn; fruitless, bootless; ineffectual, ineffective; inefficient (impotent); insufficient; unavailing (useless); of no effect., aground, grounded, swamped, stranded, cast away, wrecked, foundered, capsized, shipwrecked, nonsuited; foiled; defeated; struck down, borne down, broken down; downtrodden; overborne, overwhelmed; all up with; ploughed, plowed, plucked., lost, undone, ruined, broken; bankrupt (not paying); played out; done up, done for; dead beat, ruined root and branch, flambe, knocked on the head; destroyed.
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