be bored witless

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be bored witless

To be extremely bored. I could tell everyone in the audience was bored witless by the end of the lecture.
See also: bore, witless

be scared/bored ˈwitless

(informal) be extremely frightened or bored: Despite his reputation as a tough guy, he admits that he was ‘scared witless’ when he first arrived in New York.
See also: bore, scare, witless
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Very few Australian adults play Noughts and Crosses, adult against adult, unless they are bored witless and cannot think of anything better to do.
Not only because most sane people are bored witless, but because of Wills and Harry.