There are 3 translations of bore in Spanish:

bore1

Pronunciation: /bɔːr; bɔː(r)/
  • pastbear1

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There are 3 translations of bore in Spanish:

bore2

vt

  • 1 [well/shaft/tunnel] hacer*, abrir* they bored a hole into the rock hicieron una perforación en la roca we bored our way through the crowd nos abrimos paso entre la muchedumbre his eyes were boring a hole in me me traspasaba con la mirada
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    • He has a story for each tool he demonstrates, be it a drill that bores square holes or a spill plane.
    • Unfortunately, the head was attached to his body, which as a unit had rented the apartment under hers and had bored a hole in the ceiling for stalking purposes.
    • He was staring at a tree that the rock had bored a hole through.
  • 2 (weary) aburrir I'm not boring you, am I? no te estaré aburriendo, ¿no? opera bores me stiff o (in British English also/en inglés británico también) rigid la ópera me aburre mortalmente or soberanamente I'm bored stiff estoy más aburrida que una ostra the lecture bored me to death o tears la conferencia fue aburridísima or me aburrió hasta decir basta
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    • Oh please, Damion, your insults are so dull it bores me.
    • It's a pretty good story, actually, though I get bored by cards very quickly.
    • I'll give it a go next week, but imagine that this will quickly bore me.

vi

  • perforar, taladrar they are boring for oil/water están haciendo perforaciones en busca de petróleo/agua

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Word of the day juerga
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partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.

There are 3 translations of bore in Spanish:

bore3

n

  • 2 2.1 (diameter — of cylinder, pipe, gun barrel) calibre (masculine) small-bore weapons armas (feminine plural) de pequeño calibre 12-bore shotgun (British English/inglés británico) escopeta (feminine) de calibre 12 2.2 (hole) barreno (m), agujero (m)
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    • Lighting control panels are being installed in the portal equipment rooms, in niches along the length of the tunnel, and in the passageways connecting the bores.
    • The firm wanted to eliminate building mandatory escape cross tunnels between bores, a job requiring tricky ground freezing, says Harnois.
    • Despite all the difficulties the two ends of the tunnel bore met as planned in 1916.
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    • Barrels have ventilated ribs, hard-chromed bores, interchangeable choke tubes (three provided) and lengthened forcing cones to reduce recoil.
    • The inside bore might be 12 in, but the barrels are well over a metre in diameter at the base.
    • The bore of the Browning barrel was mirror smooth from one end to the other.
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    • It is also available as a shotgun in 12 and 20 gauge, and .410 bore.
    • The traditional .22 rifle has been replaced by a choice of Browning automatic handgun or sawn-off 12 bore shotgun.
    • In its shotgun line, it has added a 28 gauge and .410 bore to its series.
  • 3 (tidal wave) [Geography/Geografía] macareo (masculine)
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    • The largest bores occur on 25 days a year, in the morning and evening, with biggest bores on tides over 32’.
    • Experiments in a laboratory wave tank show that interactions between bores refracted by a prowlike beach can produce jets in which the velocity is nearly twice the bore's phase speed.
    • On the Shubenacadie River, the tidal bore and rapidly rising tide results in extremely turbulent waters.

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Word of the day juerga
f
partying …
Cultural fact of the day

Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.