Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

boring

adjective
     
bor‧ing S2
not interesting in any way:
Her husband is about the most boring person I've ever met.
The job was dull and boring.
WORD FOCUS: boring WORD FOCUS: boring
similar words: not very interesting, dull, dreary, drab

very boring: tedious, mind-numbing, soul-destroying

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary