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Synonyms for dull

Synonyms for dull

having only a limited ability to learn and understand

unwilling or unable to perceive

lacking passion and emotion

characterized by reduced economic activity

not physically sharp or keen

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lacking vividness in color

lacking gloss and luster

to make or become less keen or responsive

to render less sensitive

to make or become less sharp-edged

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make dull in appearance

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become dull or lusterless in appearance

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deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping

make numb or insensitive

make dull or blunt

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become less interesting or attractive

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make less lively or vigorous

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lacking in liveliness or animation

emitting or reflecting very little light

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being or made softer or less loud or clear

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so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness

(of color) very low in saturation

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not keenly felt

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slow to learn or understand

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(of business) not active or brisk

not having a sharp edge or point

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blunted in responsiveness or sensibility

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not clear and resonant

darkened with overcast

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Mr Dully said the officer "emptied the entire contents of the pepper spray can inches away from Mr McNamara's face".
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The appointment of Carol Ann Dully as Poet Laureate and this collection should help persuade a change in this trend.
But, unlike The Apprentice, it's dry stuff, full of caffeine-starved, wannabe designers scribbling rather dully on notepads and staring red-eyed at Photoshop until the early hours.
India should observe patience,and it will be dully informed about the results of the investigation.
But in the case of much buzzed-about newcomer Dully, it may help to dispel a couple of persistent rumors.
The uniform aluminium panels and glass make the exterior somewhat dully repetitive (must the restaurant pavilion reiterate the same palette?
For example, he rejects objections raised over Escriva's hasty elevation to sainthood by two veteran observers of the Church, Kenneth Woodward, former Newsweek religion editor, and Cambridge historian Eamon Dully.
Her defence counsel, Martin Dully, later brandished the actual Stetson hat in court and got Ms Cashman to confirm that it was a different colour to the hat shown in the video
THey do enjoy it for about a year, at least the stupid ones do, riding back and forth quite dully on ships.
Dully, who has "meaty hands" (7) and a "pumpkin face" (18), ends up eliciting only pity, not respect, from the main character as she matures, even though he's the creator of the counseling group that helps her.
So, for example, automobile companies sold practical cars rather touring cars in rural areas, radio programmers dropped dully educational broadcasts for entertaining "hill-billy" shows, and manufacturers made combination electric and wood-burning stoves.
As if to counter the subject's quasi-spiritual Tree of Life energy, a rigid gray office building lurks dully in the distance.
John Dully, Director General of Bord Failte, spelled out the reality by warning "While we don't have an attitude problem yet, complacency is beginning to set in.