mind-numbing


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mind-numbing

adj
extremely boring and uninspiring
ˈmind-ˌnumbingly adv
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info, the town of International Falls, Minnesota, in America's Midwest, recorded a mind-numbing temperature of minus 38.
I think I'd rather stay at home and watch mind-numbing Murder She Wrote than meet this priceless pair.
This just proves he doesn't watch mind-numbing, spiritcrushing game shows and is living in the real world.
After the mind-numbing boredom of the Beverly Hills franchisewith all that passive-aggressive concern about the "true" nature of Yolanda's illness; the constant, faux-lady-like requests for Lisa Vanderpump to "apologize" (for what, I've never been sure, except for being smarter and more successful than everybody else); and the refusal of anyone to really get totally, sloppily, embarrassingly wasted (because: calories)it's a relief to bask in the naked aggression of the women of the Naked City.
If Adele wants some famerelieving therapy I recommend she turn up at a factory gate next Monday morning and do an eight-hour mind-numbing shift on a production line.
They are also at risk of exposing themselves to some dangerous mind-numbing filler segments and it's advert-free too.
Proving that everyone has their off days, it's an exercise in mind-numbing pretension, interspersed with grotesque violence.
What is even worse, is that the sub-contractors, who produce their own trailers, insert subliminal messages (which we were told is illegal) into their quick-fire montage of sound or video clips, far more mind-numbing than flash photography, then dictate where and when they are broadcast.
The table below lists the roads that witnessed over 100 accidents in the past year, with Cairo's 26 of July/ Mohandseen topping the list with a mind-numbing 575 accidents in 2012,accordingto Bey2ollak.
Coach warren Gatland sent his players into deep freeze cryogenic chambers, where temperatures are down to a mind-numbing -120C, and Owens concedes: "Mentally, we went to some pretty dark places during our time in Poland.
And mind-numbing music blasting out at ear splitting decibels.
The sale price of $16 million is a mind-numbing drop of 54 percent from his original list price in 2005 of $35 million.