Boring and Interesting


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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

Interesting is an antonym for boring in topics: engaging, uninteresting.
Nearby Words: bore, bored
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Interesting adjective – Holding the attention or provoking interest.
Usage example: an interesting lecture on conflicts in the Middle East since the demise of the Ottoman Empire

Boring is an antonym for interesting in topics: intriguing, appealing.
Nearby Words: interest, interested, interestingly
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Things that words describes

person boring person interesting person
character boring character interesting character
life boring life interesting life
man boring man interesting man
Other nouns: people, part, idea, stuff, aspect, place, parts, scene, way, characters, game, story, explanation, details, version, names, stories, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • He's called out on being boring, predictable, and overall, just not particularly interesting.
    Source: Boring Insult
  • Good Feels Good Seems that Moist would rather be a bad guy with an interesting life than a good guy with a boring one, but being a good guy with an interesting life is even better.
  • In fact a classic definition of the difference between reality and fiction is (paraphrased): In real life, good people are interesting and bad people are boring.
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