be bored to death

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be bored to death

To be extremely bored. My flight's been delayed, and I'm bored to death after sitting around the airport all day.
See also: bore, death
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Without other interests in common, you'll be bored stiff and she'll be resentful.
I would be bored stiff with non-stop football and would not want to spend a day with a football obsessive.
"I am not having a go at Aberdeen - the crowds are great and the Scottish people are brilliant, but you could be in the middle of Las Vegas and still be bored stiff if you had to wait five days for your match."
I'm full of admiration for Bayern Munich, and delighted we won't be bored stiff hearing about Jose Mourinho all the time in the build-up to the Champions League final now.
It's also ideal for running off copies of home videos for friends (so now at least they can be bored stiff in the comfort of their own living room).