ADJ. awful, crashing, dreadful, real, terrible, utter Her husband is a crashing bore.
PHRASES a bit of a bore 2 a bore sth that you have to do
ADJ. awful, great, real, terrible It's an awful bore having to meet my aunt for lunch.
ADV. easily I'm very easily bored.
PREP. with I won't bore you with too many details.
PHRASES bore sb out of their (tiny) mind, bore sb rigid/silly/stiff, bore sb to death/distraction/tears That lecture bored me to tears!