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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. dull: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. dull: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. dull: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. dull: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. dull, dull: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. dull: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Dull, dull: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. dull: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Dull: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. dull: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. dull: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. dull: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. dull: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. dull: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. dull: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. dull: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. dull: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Dull (disambiguation), Dull: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Dull: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. dull: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. dull: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. dull: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. dull: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. dull: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. dull: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. dull: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. Dull, dull: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. dull: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. dull: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. dull: Epicurus.com Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  2. Dull: Epicurus.com Wine Glossary [home, info]
  3. DULL: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Dull: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. dull: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. dull: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. dull: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. dull: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. DULL: Tea Terms [home, info]
  2. dull: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Dull: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Dull: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. dull: Glossary of Coffee Terminology [home, info]
  3. dull: Coin Collecting [home, info]
  4. Dull: Wine Taster's Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (dull)

verb:  make less lively or vigorous ("Middle age dulled her appetite for travel")
verb:  become dull or lusterless in appearance; lose shine or brightness ("The varnished table top dulled with time")
verb:  make dull in appearance ("Age had dulled the surface")
verb:  make dull or blunt ("Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge")
verb:  become less interesting or attractive
verb:  deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
verb:  make numb or insensitive
adjective:  being or made softer or less loud or clear ("The dull boom of distant breaking waves")
adjective:  not clear and resonant; sounding as if striking with or against something relatively soft ("The dull thud")
adjective:  blunted in responsiveness or sensibility ("A dull gaze")
adjective:  (of business) not active or brisk ("Business is dull (or slow)")
adjective:  emitting or reflecting very little light ("A dull glow")
adjective:  (of color) very low in saturation; highly diluted ("Dull greens and blues")
adjective:  darkened with overcast ("A dull sky")
adjective:  not having a sharp edge or point ("The knife was too dull to be of any use")
adjective:  not keenly felt ("A dull throbbing")
adjective:  lacking in liveliness or animation ("He was so dull at parties")
adjective:  so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness ("A dull play")
adjective:  slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity ("Although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick- Thackeray")
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #7912)

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Phrases that include dull:   dull as dishwater, dull brained, dull as dishwater ditchwater, be as dull as dishwater, dick dull, more...

Words similar to dull:   grey, tedious, benumb, blunt, boring, damp, dampen, deadening, dense, dim, dulled, duller, dullest, dulling, dullness, dully, dulness, dumb, gray, ho-hum, more...


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