from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or quality of being dull, in any sense of that word.
  • noun Synonyms Baldness, Heaviness, etc. (in style). See frigidity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The state of being dull; slowness; stupidity; heaviness; drowsiness; bluntness; obtuseness; dimness; want of luster; want of vividness, or of brightness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality of being slow to understand things.
  • noun The quality of being uninteresting.
  • noun The lack of visual brilliance.
  • noun of an edge bluntness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun lack of sensibility
  • noun without sharpness or clearness of edge or point
  • noun a lack of visual brightness
  • noun the quality of being slow to understand
  • noun the quality of lacking interestingness


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