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Dull 1

Definition: Slow of understanding; wanting readiness of apprehension; stupid; doltish; blockish.

Dull 2

Definition: Slow in action; sluggish; unready; awkward.

Dull 3

Definition: Insensible; unfeeling.

Dull 4

Definition: Not keen in edge or point; lacking sharpness; blunt.

Dull 5

Definition: Not bright or clear to the eye; wanting in liveliness of color or luster; not vivid; obscure; dim; as, a dull fire or lamp; a dull red or yellow; a dull mirror.

Dull 6

Definition: Heavy; gross; cloggy; insensible; spiritless; lifeless; inert.

Dull 7

Definition: Furnishing little delight, spirit, or variety; uninteresting; tedious; cheerless; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; as, a dull story or sermon; a dull occupation or period; hence, cloudy; overcast; as, a dull day.

Dull 8

Definition: To deprive of sharpness of edge or point.

Dull 9

Definition: To make dull, stupid, or sluggish; to stupefy, as the senses, the feelings, the perceptions, and the like.

Dull 10

Definition: To render dim or obscure; to sully; to tarnish.

Dull 11

Definition: To deprive of liveliness or activity; to render heavy; to make inert; to depress; to weary; to sadden.

Dull 12

Definition: To become dull or stupid.

dull 13

Definition: make less lively or vigorous; "Middle age dulled her appetite for travel"

dull 14

Definition: become dull or lusterless in appearance; lose shine or brightness; "the varnished table top dulled with time"

dull 15

Definition: become less interesting or attractive

dull 16

Definition: make dull in appearance; "Age had dulled the surface"

dull 17

Definition: make dull or blunt; "Too much cutting dulls the knife''s edge"

dull 18

Definition: make numb or insensitive; "The shock numbed her senses"

dull 19

Definition: deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping

dull 20

Definition: (of business) not active or brisk; "business is dull (or slow)"; "a sluggish market"

dull 21

Definition: emitting or reflecting very little light; "a dull glow"; "dull silver badly in need of a polish"; "a dull sky"

dull 22

Definition: (of color) very low in saturation; highly diluted; "dull greens and blues"

dull 23

Definition: slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials mak

dull 24

Definition: darkened with overcast; "a dark day"; "a dull sky"; "a gray rainy afternoon"; "gray clouds"; "the sky was leaden and thick"

dull 25

Definition: not having a sharp edge or point; "the knife was too dull to be of any use"

dull 26

Definition: not keenly felt; "a dull throbbing"; "dull pain"

dull 27

Definition: lacking in liveliness or animation; "he was so dull at parties"; "a dull political campaign"; "a large dull impassive man"; "dull days with nothing to do"; "how dull and dreary the world is"; "fell back into one of her dull moods"

dull 28

Definition: so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who couldn''t capture their attention";

dull 29

Definition: being or made softer or less loud or clear; "the dull boom of distant breaking waves"; "muffled drums"; "the muffled noises of the street"; "muted trumpets"

dull 30

Definition: not clear and resonant; sounding as if striking with or against something relatively soft; "the dull thud"; "thudding bullets"

dull 31

Definition: blunted in responsiveness or sensibility; "a dull gaze"; "so exhausted she was dull to what went on about her"- Willa Cather

 

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