Synonyms of boring in English:


See definition of boring


1‘his letters are really rather boring’


tedious, dull, monotonous

repetitious, repetitive

unrelieved, lacking variety, lacking variation, lacking excitement, lacking interest, unvaried, unimaginative, uneventful, characterless, featureless, colourless, lifeless, soulless, passionless, spiritless, unspirited, insipid, uninteresting, unexciting, uninspiring, unstimulating, unoriginal, derivative, jejune, nondescript, sterile, flat, bland, arid, dry, dry as dust, stale, wishy-washy, grey, anaemic, tired, banal, lame, plodding, ponderous, pedestrian, lacklustre, stodgy, dreary, mechanical, stiff, leaden, wooden

mind-numbing, soul-destroying, wearisome, tiring, tiresome, irksome, trying, frustrating

humdrum, prosaic, mundane, commonplace, workaday, quotidian, unremarkable, routine, run-of-the-mill, normal, usual, ordinary, conventional, suburban

North American garden variety

informal deadly, bog-standard, nothing to write home about, a dime a dozen, no great shakes, not up to much

British informal samey, common or garden

North American informal dullsville, ornery