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bore 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/bôr/,
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boring, present participle; bores, 3rd person singular present; bored, past tense; bored, past participle;
  1. Make (someone) feel weary and uninterested by tedious talk or dullness
    • - rather than bore you with all the details, I'll hit some of the bright spots
Noun
  1. A steep-fronted wave caused by the meeting of two tides or by the constriction of a tide rushing up a narrow estuary


  1. cause to be bored
  2. a person who evokes boredom
  3. make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool; "don't drill here, there's a gas pipe"; "drill a hole into the wall"; "drill for oil"; "carpenter bees are boring holes into the wall"
  4. tidal bore: a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)
  5. diameter of a tube or gun barrel
  6. a hole or passage made by a drill; usually made for exploratory purposes
  7. Bore is the diameter measurement of the cylinders in a piston engine.
  8. Bore is a comune in the province of Parma, Emilia-Romagna, central Italy.
  9. The bore of a wind instrument is its interior chamber that defines a flow path through which air travels and is set into vibration to produce sounds. The shape of the bore has a strong influence on the instruments' timbre.
  10. Bore is one of the 180 woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Located in the northern part of the Borena Zone, Bore is bordered on the south by Odo Shakiso, on the west by Uraga, on the north by the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region, and on the east by Adolana Wadera. ...
  11. Francisco Bores (Madrid, May 6, 1898 - Paris, May 10, 1972) was one of important figures of twentieth century European art. ...
  12. (Bear) Bears are mammals of the family Ursidae. Bears are classified as caniforms, or doglike carnivorans, with the pinnipeds being their closest living relatives. ...
  13. A hole drilled or milled through something, as in the bore of a cannon; A capped well drilled to tap artesian water. The place where the well exists; One who inspires boredom or lack of interest; To make a hole through something; To inspire boredom in somebody; to disinterest
  14. (bear) A large omnivorous mammal, related to the dog and raccoon, having shaggy hair, a very small tail, and flat feet; a member of family Ursidae, particularly of subfamily Ursinae; An animal that resembles a bear, such as a koala or ant bear; An investor who sells commodities, securities, or ...
  15. (Bores) One of Actaeon's dogs. See Actaeon.
  16. (Bear) One who expects a decline in prices. The opposite of a bull. A news item is considered bearish if it is expected to result in lower prices.
  17. (Bear) point in the race or interval where lactic acid buildup physically changes your stride as if you were carrying a bear on your back
  18. The bear is one of the beasts of heraldry. Early examples are the arms or Beresford and of Fitz Urse.
  19. (Bear) A popular symbol in Southwest art, often seen as a fetish, in weavings, on pottery, and in silverwork, sometimes with a heartline, extending from the mouth to the center of the body.
  20. (Bear) If someone has a negative view of a particular currency and believes that its price will decrease, they are said to be 'bearish' about that currency.
  21. (Bear) This refers to an investor who believes the stock market or a particular stock is declining
  22. (Bear) An investor who sells a security in the hope of buying it back at a lower price, as he thinks the market will go down. A bear market is a falling market in which bears would prosper.
  23. (Bear) Someone who believes or speculates that a particular security or the securities in a market will decline in value is referred to as a bear.
  24. (bear) A person with a generally pessimistic market outlook.
  25. (Bear) The Electronic Warfare Officer (EWO), the GIB. Refers to pilot’s opinion that a trained bear can replace the GIB. Can be used to describe the ECO in the BSG world. Can be used as an insult or in the affectionate. “Hey Bear, whats the story with that DRADIS?”