What does bored mean?

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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"

Wiktionary

  1. bored(Adjective)

    suffering from boredom

    Etymology: From the verb to bore 'annoy', itself of unknown origin

  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

    Etymology: From the verb to bore 'annoy', itself of unknown origin

  3. bored(Adjective)

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

    Etymology: From the verb to bore 'annoy', itself of unknown origin

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bored

    of Bore

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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

Anagrams for bored »

  1. robed

  2. orbed

  3. brode

How to pronounce bored?

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How to say bored in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bored in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bored in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of bored in a Sentence

  1. Wayne's World:

    Wayne I once thought I had mono for an entire year, It turned out I was just really bored.

  2. Ioana Markopoulos:

    Only ignorants get bored

  3. Grigor Dimitrov:

    If I win I will roll upside down on the court. So if I get to that point, every one will get to see my acrobatics live ! , i got bored on the tube. Then I just decided to take a funky photo. It was a good way to distract Grigor Dimitrov.

  4. Teo Mendez:

    Hokemeyer told FoxNews.com. Questions that an individual may have during this heightened state of awareness include ‘ Where am I ’, ‘ Why am I doing this ? ’ as well as questions with deeper conflicts of being like ‘ Who am I ? ’ , and ‘ Am I safe, loved andlovable ? ’ Research on floatation therapy has been limited to small study groups, but some reports suggest floating can relieve muscle tension, enhance creativity and induce instant relaxation. Dr. Teo Mendez, an orthopedic surgeon from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, has floated three times before and said Teo Mendez was skeptical about its mental health benefits at first. For about 20 minutes, I was pretty bored, but then I started to get a little bit in-tune with my body.

  5. Michael Joseph:

    One girl was a valedictorian, she told me: 'I had no friends until I started traveling. No one understood me. I was always bored with everything everybody else wanted to do. I didn't want to go shopping. I wanted to go out into the woods and hike, and nobody understood that.' She thinks she'll go to college eventually and become a teacher.

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