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- Scrabble value of B3O1R1I1N1G2
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Definition of the noun boring
What does boring mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: borings
- the act of drilling
- the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
Alternative definition of the noun boring
- A pit or hole which has been bored.
Definition of the adjective boring
What does boring mean as an attribute of a noun?
Boring is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.
adjective - degrees: more boring / most boring
- so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
Alternative definition of the adjective boring
- Boring is an unincorporated community located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, on Oregon Route 212. It is approximately eight miles south of Gresham and about the same distance from Clackamas, both suburbs of Portland. The town is roughly twenty-three miles southeast from downtown Portland.
- Boring is an unincorporated community in Baltimore County, Maryland, at the intersection of Old Hanover Road and Pleasant Grove Road, about 5 miles north of Reisterstown. An important stop on the Western Maryland Railroad, it is very small, consisting of about 40 houses, the Boring Methodist Church, Boring Volunteer Fire Company, and the Boring Post Office. It is known for its unusual name, which was not chosen for the pace of life, but for postmaster David Boring.
- Boring a.k.a. Boring, Tennessee: Boring is a populated place in Sullivan County, Tennessee.
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Boring is a musical group, record producers.
- "Boring" is a cataloged instance, composition.
- music and lyrics by Hasu Langhart
- "Boring" is a composition.
- music by Mireille Bauer
- Boring: In machining, boring is the process of enlarging a hole that has already been drilled, by means of a single-point cutting tool, for example as in boring a gun barrel or an engine cylinder. Boring is used to achieve greater accuracy of the diameter of a hole, and can be used to cut a tapered hole. Boring can be viewed as the internal-diameter counterpart to turning, which cuts external diameters.
- also known as 钻井
- Boring is a musical game song.
Phrases with Boring
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Boring
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Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)
by Murali Mohan Hundigam
Bore of a firearm—caliber, calibre Bore to frustration—gestated Bore witness to— attested Bored—drilled Bored—fed up Bored receptionist's grooming tool—nail file Boredom—ennui, tedium Borehole—well Borer—driller Boring—dreary, dull, ...
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Photos about Boring
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A history of experimental psychology by Professor Boring.
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- Boring music
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- Boring Oregon City
The most happening place on Oregon's Route 212.
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- The most boring photograph...ever!
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- Capitalism is boring
a better class of apathy in Oxford.
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- Boring but peaceful
A boring winter landscape, but also quite peaceful...
A peaceful winter landscape, but also quite boring...
How can something be boring but also peaceful, and how can something peaceful also be boring?
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Videos about Boring
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- A long and boring explanation of the load control functions of the EPRC 10 A solar controller
This is necessarily a boring video but might answer some of your questions. This 10 amp solar charge controller is sold under different names but the basic ...
- Boring Meaning
Video shows what boring means. A pit or hole which has been bored.. Fragments thrown up when something is bored or drilled.. boring pronunciation. How to ...
- Injecting some css life in the boring html definition list
- A Boring Explanation
- Stick-in-the-Mud Idioms in English Vocabulary about Boring Idioms Insults Describe Boring People
Stick-in-the-Mud Idiom Idioms in English Vocabulary about Fun Idioms English Insults Describe People Noun stick-in-the-mud (plural stick-in-the-muds or ...
- Why Notation & Terminology Are Awesome, Not Boring
- Another boring explanation video..
- Boring Explanation
- Boring explanation video
- Semi Finals Partying 10 - boring explanation
- Explanation...not boring!!
- 17 defines the meaning of boring
The title says it all.
- A Boring, Monotone Explanation of The Yearly Film Project (ikaz47)
- THE REAL MEANING OF BORING flv
- Definition of BORING (9.4.12 Day381)
- Boring Cell Explanation
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Lathes, boring and milling machine tools
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Machine tools for drilling, boring or milling metal
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Machine tools for boring metal
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Test drilling and boring work
- How to be a boring EFL teacher
This video contrasts styles of EFL teaching so that teachers can avoid being boring and strive to be excellent.
- Boring Horse Herd language & behavior- Putting Words to actions - Rick Gore Horsemanship
- When a language gets boring
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- ESL Strories - The Interesting Most Boring Man in the World (transcript video)
People often said that Thierry Boyle was the most boring man in the world. Thierry didn't know why people thought he was so boring. Thierry thought he was ...
- Boring Singing/What Urban Dictionary has to say about Ariana Grande
This is boring.
- Daily Language Intermediate - Boring
- Link does something stupidly boring. (Description was created for a reason)
- Boring! (Watch description)
- The English Language... not as boring as it sounds!
just a video about how words have changed meanings and how they came about really... apologies if you find it boring.
- Language Arts Class can be boring... Let's fix that!
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Quotes about Boring
Scrabble value of B3O1R1I1N1G2
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of BORING
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