Boring and Sad


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Boring adjective – Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Sad and boring are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Sad" instead an adjective "Boring".
Nearby Words: bore, bored
Synonyms for Boring


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Sad adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Boring and sad are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Boring" instead an adjective "Sad".
Nearby Words: sadness, sadly
Synonyms for Sad

Things that words describes

person boring person sad person
life boring life sad life
woman boring woman sad woman
people boring people sad people
Other nouns: part, place, scene, way, music, voice, version, day, times, stories, scenes, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • Talking the Monster to Death The trickster god Hermes defeated Argos by telling him a series of long, sad, and boring stories until every last one of his hundred eyes shut and fell asleep — and then cutting his head off.
  • Western Animation / WALL•E Humans Are Special: Humanity was fully responsible for Earth's sad state, and aboard the Axiom, they live a very confusing but often boring life of endless consumerism and reliance on high-technology.
  • Erotic Dream Her growing (if much-denied) interest in Yaoi is reflected when she transforms into the gay Dillon during the dream, but it's also a sad comment on her self-image that she not only takes herself out of the erotic scene, but dismisses herself as "boring" in the dream dialogue.
    Source: Erotic Dream
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