Boring and Exciting


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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

Exciting is an antonym for boring in uninteresting topic.
Nearby Words: bore, bored
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Exciting adjective – Causing great emotional or mental stimulation.
Usage example: an exciting, come-from-behind victory for the underdogs in the last game of the World Series

Boring is an antonym for exciting in topics: stimulating, inspiring.
Nearby Words: excited, excite, excitement, excitable, excitant
Antonyms for Exciting
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Things that words describes

life boring life exciting life
man boring man exciting man
people boring people exciting people
part boring part exciting part
Other nouns: style, job, name, stuff, nature, place, parts, scene, show, way, story, music, fight, battle, voice, day, times, stories, battles, lives, tasks, scenes.

Both words in one sentence

  • If the boring journey back took just as long as the exciting journey there, but gets a fraction of the screentime, it's because of the Law of Conservation of Detail.
  • Victory Is Boring The final boss Ouroboros in Bravely Default wants to fill the universe with strife and destruction because peace is boring and conflict is exciting.
  • Synopsis: Being involved with the Avengers can be exciting during the fighting but like the rest of life, there are always boring necessities.
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