Definition of Bore. Meaning of Bore. Synonyms of Bore

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Definition of Bore

Bore
Bore Bore, v. i. 1. To make a hole or perforation with, or as with, a boring instrument; to cut a circular hole by the rotary motion of a tool; as, to bore for water or oil (i. e., to sink a well by boring for water or oil); to bore with a gimlet; to bore into a tree (as insects). 2. To be pierced or penetrated by an instrument that cuts as it turns; as, this timber does not bore well, or is hard to bore. 3. To push forward in a certain direction with laborious effort. They take their flight . . . boring to the west. --Dryden.
Bore
Bore Bore, n. [Icel. b[=a]ra wave: cf. G. empor upwards, OHG. bor height, burren to lift, perh. allied to AS. beran, E. 1st bear. [root]92.] (Physical Geog.) (a) A tidal flood which regularly or occasionally rushes into certain rivers of peculiar configuration or location, in one or more waves which present a very abrupt front of considerable height, dangerous to shipping, as at the mouth of the Amazon, in South America, the Hoogly and Indus, in India, and the Tsien-tang, in China. (b) Less properly, a very high and rapid tidal flow, when not so abrupt, such as occurs at the Bay of Fundy and in the British Channel.
Bore
Bore Bore, imp. of 1st & 2d Bear.

Meaning of Bore from wikipedia

- Bore or Bores often refer to: Boredom Drill Boring (manufacturing), a machining process that enlarges a hole Bore (engine), the diameter of a cylinder...
- Boreal, meaning "(far) northern" in Latin and Gr****, may refer to: Boreal (age), the first climatic phase of the Blytt-Sernander sequence of northern...
- cross-section Boring, a mechanism of bioerosion Boring, Maryland, U.S. Boring, Oregon, U.S. Boring Lava Field Boring, Tennessee, U.S. Boring (surname) "Boring" (The...
- a piston engine, the bore (or cylinder bore) is the diameter of each cylinder. Engine displacement is calculated based on bore, stroke length and the...
- The .410 bore is one of the smallest caliber of shotgun s**** commonly available (along with the 9mm Flobert rimfire cartridge, and the less common 22...
- Boral Limited is a multinational company manufacturing and supplying building and construction materials. Founded in Australia, it also has extensive...
- also the world's longest borehole in terms of measured depth along the well bore, until it was surp****ed in 2008 by the 12,289-metre-long (40,318 ft) (7.636...
- Keeping Faith (Welsh: Un Bore Mercher, "One Wednesday Morning") is a thriller television series, filmed and set in Wales, and first broadcast in Welsh...
- Two bore or 2 bore is a mostly obsolete firearm caliber. Two bores generally fire spherical balls or slugs of hardened lead or, in the modern metallic...
- A bore gauge is a collective term for the tools that are unique to the process of accurately measuring holes. These are a range of gauges that are used...
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