dulled


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having lost or been caused to lose interest because of overexposure

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made dull or blunt

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deprived of color

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He was to leave the city by the Porta del Popolo, skirt the outer wall, and re-enter by the Porta San Giovanni; thus they would behold the Colosseum without finding their impressions dulled by first looking on the Capitol, the Forum, the Arch of Septimus Severus, the Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, and the Via Sacra.
Now, when your weapons are dulled, your ardor damped, your strength exhausted and your treasure spent, other chieftains will spring up to take advantage of your extremity.
He protested in a dulled way, keeping his eyes fastened on the mystic place of his intentions.
Only until I shall have rehabilitated myself, am I keeping my memory dulled.
He did not gulp as untrained men do when they lie, but his jaws moved stickily, and his eyes, turning towards the deed boxes on the wall, dulled.
He dealt these around, taking over the dulled ones.
And indeed I thought that it was very good of him, though I did ask myself vaguely in my dulled brain why he should be uneasy.