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Textual thesaurus for "bore"

(noun) bore-hole, drill hole

a hole or passage made by a drill; usually made for exploratory purposes


(noun) caliber, calibre, gauge

diameter of a tube or gun barrel


(noun) tidal bore, eager, eagre, aegir

a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)


(noun) dullard

a person who evokes boredom


(verb) drill

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


(verb) tire

cause to be bored