be bored witless

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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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The rest were bored witless with United's tactics on their last visit a year ago.