Boring and Dreary

Boring

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Boring adjective – Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Usage example: I wish this book weren't so boring; I keep falling asleep whenever I try to read it

Dreary is a synonym for boring in characteristic topic. In some cases you can use "Dreary" instead the word "Boring" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like sorrowful, drab, unrelieved, uninteresting. popular alternative
Nearby Words: bore, bored
Synonyms for Boring

Dreary

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Dreary adjective – Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Usage example: another dreary social event to suffer through

Boring is a synonym for dreary in dull topic. You can use "Boring" instead the word "Dreary" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as characteristic, sorrowful, gloomy, drab. popular alternative
Nearby Words: drear, dreariness, drearily
Synonyms for Dreary

Things that words describes

life boring life dreary life
work boring work dreary work
man boring man dreary man
people boring people dreary people
Other nouns: part, boyfriend, style, job, nature, place, parents, way, personality, music, voice, film, town, jobs, lives.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Bore Inverted with Father Fitzgerald, who is aware of his extremely dreary, boring voice and actually manages to use it as a Chekhov's Gun.
    Source: The Bore
  • Creator / Hergé Scout Out: Hergé always looked back on his scouting years as the happiest years of his otherwise dreary boring childhood.
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