Synonyms for boring

Synonyms for (noun) boring

Synonyms: oil production, drilling, boring

Definition: the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum

Similar words: production

Definition: (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale

Usage: he introduced more efficient methods of production

Synonyms: boring, drilling

Definition: the act of drilling

Similar words: creating by removal

Definition: the act of creating by removing something

Synonyms for (adj) boring

Synonyms: tiresome, tedious, irksome, boring, ho-hum, slow, dull, deadening, wearisome

Definition: so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness

Usage: a boring evening with uninteresting people; the deadening effect of some routine tasks; a dull play; his competent but dull performance; a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention; what an irksome task the writing of long letters is- Edmund Burke; tedious days on the train; the tiresome chirping of a cricket- Mark Twain; other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome

Similar words: uninteresting

Definition: arousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement

Usage: a very uninteresting account of her trip

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