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be bored witless

To be extremely bored. My flight's been delayed, and I'm bored witless after sitting around the airport all day.
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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.
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I can vividly remember being bored witless by half past ten every Sunday morning with only Highway with Harry Secombe and the possibility of salmon sandwiches for tea to look forward to.
The end result is a charmless cartoon to appeal to viewers of all ages who enjoy being bored witless.
AS a child, I spent many Saturday afternoons being bored witless by ITV's World Of Sport - or, as it should have been called, World Of Wrestling And Mindless Minority Sports .