be like watching paint dry

(redirected from be as interesting as watching paint dry)

be like watching paint dry

To be very dull or boring. Everyone loves that period drama, but, to me, it's like watching paint dry. Rachel fell asleep during the big game because she thinks that watching sports is like watching paint dry.
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like watching paint dry

(of an activity or experience) extremely boring.
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They may recover but it's likely to be as interesting as watching paint dry, without the distraction of Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen.
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