die of boredom

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die of boredom

To die because one is so bored. Used figuratively and hyperbolically. If that staff meeting hadn't ended when it did, I would have died of boredom!
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die of boredom

Fig. to be very bored. No one has ever really died of boredom. We sat there and listened politely, even though we almost died of boredom.
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But just like yesterday, current football points get priority before everyone dies of boredom debating the same things over and over again.
It's a well known fact men don't end relationships, they just dig in and wait until everyone concerned dies of boredom or old age.
The winner is decided when the last member of the audience dies of boredom.