Boredom

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Temporal StatesPlay
Boredom is a temporary feeling that passes, unlike personality traits which are permanent. SlideHis boredom vanished once he found an interesting book to read.
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Boredom SignalsPlay
Expressing boredom can signal that you want change or stimulation, it's a way to communicate dissatisfaction. SlideShe yawned to show her boredom during the long lecture.
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Cultural PerceptionsPlay
In some cultures, showing boredom can be seen as rude or impolite, especially in formal settings. SlideHe tried to hide his boredom at the dinner to be polite.