- 1. make (a hole) in something, especially with a revolving tool: "the drill can bore through rock"
- 2. make one's way through (a crowd).
- 1. the hollow part inside a gun barrel or other tube.
- 2. short for borehole
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noun the hollow part of a tube or cylinder, esp of a gun barrel. the diameter of such a hollow part; calibre.
bore 1 1. To make a hole in or through something with or as if with a drill: "three types of protein that enable the cells to bore in and out of blood vessels" (Elisabeth Rosenthal). 2. To proceed or advance steadily or laboriously: a destroyer boring through heavy seas.
Bore definition is - to pierce with a turning or twisting movement of a tool. How to use bore in a sentence. to pierce with a turning or twisting movement of a tool; to make by boring or digging away material; to make a hole by or as if by boring…
bore definition: 1. to talk or act in a way that makes someone lose interest: 2. to make someone feel very bored…. Learn more.
Bore definition: If someone or something bores you, you find them dull and uninteresting. | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples
bore meaning: 1. to talk or act in a way that makes someone lose interest: 2. to make someone feel very bored…. Learn more.
bore Medspeak noun The inside diameter of a tubular structure. verb To core or tunnel. Vox populi noun A person who bores, is boring. verb To make weary or distracted by being uncompelling, uninteresting or tedious.
‘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.’ ‘To get a revolver to shoot heart-shaped groups involves a complex relationship of bullets to throats to barrel bores and crowns.’
If your friends fall asleep every time you open your mouth, you might be a bore — someone who makes the people around them bored.
Bore (engine), the diameter of a cylinder in a piston engine Bore (wind instruments) , the interior chamber of a wind instrument Gauge (bore diameter) , the inner diameter of the barrel of a firearm