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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Without sharpness or clearness of edge or point; Lack of sensibility; A lack of visual brightness; The quality of lacking interestingness; The quality of being slow to understand.

Usage examples (37)
  • The stories were of a dullness to bring a buffalo to its knees
  • The brightness of the orange sky was reflected in the dullness of the orange sea
  • There was a dullness in his heart
  • Without him the dullness of her life crept into her work no matter how she tried to compartmentalize it. for more
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