Part of speech:
Clear or brilliant in color or sound; vivid or intense
Not encumbered; unembarrassed; clear of impediments; hence, active; nimble; swift.
Not reflecting light; not shining or lustrous; dull or dark
The definition of intense is to a high degree, or a strong emotion.
Lacking distinctness; hardly perceptible; striking the senses feebly; not bright, or loud, or sharp, or forcible; weak; as, a faint color, or sound.
Active at twilight or just before sunrise
Colored by or as if by soot.
Lacking intensity or strength; faint:
A mass of material constituting a nebula.
To make (the eyes or the vision) dim; darken or obscure
To cover with or envelop in fog; make foggy
To blur (a surface or an outline)
Blur means to smudge or make something indistinct or hazy.
Eclipse is defined as to obscure the light of something or to make less important.
To rain in a fine shower.
To demonstrate to be false; disprove.
To obfuscate is to confuse someone, or to obscure the meaning of something.
To make hard to understand or follow; obscure:
(Sewing) To sew over (an edge) with long, loose stitches so as to prevent raveling
To cause to turn pale.
(Obsolete) Softly; without roughness or harshness; gently; quietly.
To lose luster; become discolored:
Presented in clear and striking manner:
Full of light; shining.
(Archaic) Aware (of something)
Pleasing or desirable
To become light; grow brighter
To make or become happy or happier; gladden; cheer up
Dull or commonplace in character; dreary:
Having a flat heel or no heel
Lacking distinction, radiance, or vitality; dull:
The definition of filmy is something airy, sheer or hazy.
Full of tender emotion; sentimental:
Not clear; indistinct:
To become cloudy or overcast:
To blur; dim; obscure
To cast a shadow over; darken or obscure.
(Archaic) To shelter from light or heat
To make or become dull in feeling, spirit, etc.
To amaze; astonish:
Lacking vividness in color
To make or become less keen or responsive
made dim or less bright
The definition of dumb is unable to speak or someone or something that appears stupid.
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
The definition of black is covered in darkness or having no light.
Without the aid of visual reference:
To take out, by dipping a dipper, ladle, or other receptacle, into a fluid and removing a part; often with out.
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