bore (

     n 1: a person who evokes boredom [syn: dullard]
     2: a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by
        colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary) [syn: {tidal
        bore}, eagre, aegir, eager]
     3: diameter of a tube or gun barrel [syn: caliber, calibre]
     4: (mining terms) a hole or passage made by a drill; usually
        made for exploratory purposes [syn: bore-hole, {drill
     v 1: cause to be bored [syn: tire] [ant: interest]
     2: drill a hole into [syn: drill]