What is another word for

boring

boring as in so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  • "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"

Synonyms

  • deadeningthe act of making something futile and useless (as by routine) ; so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  • dullmake dull in appearance; become dull or lusterless in appearance; deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping ; make numb or insensitive; make dull or blunt; become less interesting or attractive ; make less lively or vigorous; lacking in liveliness or animation; emitting or reflecting very little light; being or made softer or less loud or clear; so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; (of color) very low in saturation; not keenly felt; slow to learn or understand; (of business) not active or brisk; not having a sharp edge or point; blunted in responsiveness or sensibility; not clear and resonant; darkened with overcast
  • ho-humso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  • irksomeso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  • slowwithout speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); of timepieces; lose velocity; become slow or slower; cause to proceed more slowly; not moving quickly; at a slow tempo; slow to learn or understand; (used of timepieces) indicating a time earlier than the correct time; so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; (of business) not active or brisk
  • tediousso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; using or containing too many words
  • tiresomeso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  • wearisomeso lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
boring as in the act of drilling

    Synonyms

    • drillingthe act of drilling ; the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
    boring as in the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum

      Synonyms

      • drillingthe act of drilling ; the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
      • oil productionthe act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum