Boring and Dull

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

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

Dull

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Dull adjective – Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Usage example: a dull dance recital that made us wish that we were someplace else

Boring is a synonym for dull in sorrowful topic. You can use "Boring" instead the word "Dull" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as insipid, unintelligent, uninteresting, insensitive. popular alternative
Nearby Words: dullness, dulling, dulled, dully, dullish
Synonyms for Dull

Things that words describes

person boring person dull person
character boring character dull character
life boring life dull life
man boring man dull man
Other nouns: people, part, job, place, scene, show, way, characters, personality, task, game, story, book, voice, version, day, film, town, jobs, lives, scenes, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Bore Big Brother 15: While Howard is a good and nice guy, most live feeders found him very boring and dull.
    Source: The Bore
  • Professor Binns, who is noted as being able to make 'bloody giant wars seem dull and boring'.
  • Flaw Exploitation He finds out about the book of genealogies Jon Arryn was last reading and Pycelle tries to discourage him by reminding him of how dull and boring it is.
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