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Synonyms for boring

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for boring

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for boring

the act of drilling


Related Words

the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum

so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness

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It is pertinent to mention here that water boring or water drilling cannot be carried out without obtaining NOC from CDA as the underground water belongs to the state and consumers also must pay aquifer charges to use it.
Contrary to it million of citizens have carried out illegal water boring in their homes without obtaining permission from CDA.
In fact when asked about their attitudes to 17 sports the British public found that those who had watched 12 of them were more likely to find them boring than exciting.
On Monday, he jokingly tweeted that after the hat sales were over, he would move on to selling Boring flamethrowers next.
It was quite exciting in Boring - a public holiday was declared in the state and there was a fun day with free ice cream in the park.
Kennedy called upon Miller Pipeline's seasoned auger boring crew led by Richard Bowles, an auger boring veteran.
While pipelines are usually installed by digging a trench and placing the line deep underground there is an alternative pipeline practice called pipeline boring. Pipeline boring, also referred to as horizontal directional drilling (HDD), is a trenchless practice that is used when installing a line where trenching isn't feasible, such as under highways, railways and water bodies.
Boring's population of 12,000 means it is too big to be officially twinned with Dull, which has 50 residents.
The Perthshire village of Dull is set to be twinned with Boring, Oregon.
The .475s and .50 in lightweight revolvers recoil more and provide more fun than most shooters are willing to accept, and they don't find them just BORING, but downright intolerable.
The 15-year-old girl ran from the scene after the passer-by punched her attacker, who had tried to force the teen into his car, Springfield police Detective Russ Boring said.
JOSE MOURINHO is furious with Chelsea's Champions League critics and has told them to stop calling his team boring.
CBI heavy metal boring bars are manufactured with a sintered alloy composed of 95 percent tungsten with a nickel-copper-iron matrix.
Crandall, whose company continues to serve as a vanguard for shoring industry solutions on a myriad of projects nationwide, will articulate the benefits of the Bohrtec 400L Pilot Tube Boring System, as well as perform a field demonstration.