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BORED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bored mean? 

BORED (adjective)
  The adjective BORED has 2 senses:

1. tired of the world
2. uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence

  Familiarity information: BORED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BORED (adjective)


Sense 1bored [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Tired of the world

Synonyms:

bored; world-weary

Context examples:

bored with life / strolled through the museum with a bored air

Similar:

tired (depleted of strength or energy)


Sense 2bored [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence

Synonyms:

blase; bored

Context examples:

his blase indifference / a petulant blase air / the bored gaze of the successful film star

Similar:

uninterested (not having or showing interest)


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