Definitions for bored

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word bored

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bored, world-weary(adj)

    tired of the world

    "bored with life"; "strolled through the museum with a bored air"

  2. blase, bored(adj)

    uninterested because of frequent exposure or indulgence

    "his blase indifference"; "a petulant blase air"; "the bored gaze of the successful film star"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. bored(adjective)ˈɔrd

    dissatisfied because you lack sth interesting to do

    bored teenagers; ideas for things to do when you are bored; bored with city life

  2. boredˈɔrd

    extremely bored

Wiktionary

  1. bored(Adjective)

    suffering from boredom

  2. bored(Adjective)

    uninterested, without attention

    The piano teacher's bored look betrayed he wasn't paying much attention to his pupil's boringly stereotype rendition of the brilliantly composed etudes

  3. bored(Adjective)

    perforated by a hole or holes (through bioerosion or other)

  4. Origin: From the verb to bore 'annoy', itself of unknown origin

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bored

    of Bore

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bored' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3207

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bored' in Adjectives Frequency: #805

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