- tedious; dull; wearisome; boring.
Origin of boresome
Related Words for boresometedious, onerous, laborious, monotonous, tired, boring, tiring, exhausting, annoying, uninteresting, dull, ho-hum, arduous, burdensome, demanding, difficult, drag, dragging, exacting, flat
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Historical Examples of boresome
At times Leavitt could be as uncannily brilliant as he was dull and boresome.
And, not to tire you with long, boresome details, I was lucky.Spring Street
James H. Richardson
Dinner over, we have to wait in the mektub, a boresome hour.The Secrets of a Kuttite
Edward O. Mousley
I like serials only if they do not get boresome; and a lot of them do.
Perhaps, taken a little at a time, it would not seem so boresome!The Idyl of Twin Fires
Walter Prichard Eaton