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Not vivid; not brilliant; dim
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  1. Not vivid; not brilliant; dim
  2. Gloomy; cloudy
  3. Not clear or resonant:
Very sad or dejected; hopeless; melancholy
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  1. Very sad or dejected; hopeless; melancholy
  2. Affected with, or expressing, gloom; melancholy; dejected.
  3. Imperfectly illuminated; dismal through obscurity or darkness; dusky; dim; clouded.
Lacking cheer; depressing.
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  1. Lacking cheer; depressing.
  2. Devoid of cheer; gloomy
  3. Not cheerful; dismal; joyless; dreary
Providing no encouragement; depressing:
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  1. Providing no encouragement; depressing:
  2. Gloomy and somber:
  3. Not cheerful; gloomy; dreary
Exposed to wind and cold; unsheltered; treeless; bare
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  1. Exposed to wind and cold; unsheltered; treeless; bare
  2. Not cheerful; gloomy; dreary
  3. (Obs.) Pale; wan
Overspread with or enveloped in darkness or dimness
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  1. Overspread with or enveloped in darkness or dimness
  2. Partially or totally dark, especially dismal and dreary:
  3. Imperfectly illuminated; dismal through obscurity or darkness; dusky; dim; clouded.
Feeling or looking gloomy, sullen, or morose
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  1. Feeling or looking gloomy, sullen, or morose
  2. Gloomy; dismal.
  3. Moody and melancholy; dejected.
Cheerless; dismal.
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  1. Cheerless; dismal.
  2. Without joy; unhappy, sad
Melancholy; dismal:
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  1. Melancholy; dismal:
  2. Dark; gloomy:
  3. Dark and gloomy or dull
Serving to obscure or darken.
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  1. Serving to obscure or darken.
  2. Making dark; obscuring
  3. Gloomy; dark.
For making holes
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  1. For making holes
  2. Uninteresting and tiresome; dull.
  3. Dull, tiresome, etc.
Dreary.
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  1. Dreary.
  2. (Poetic) Dreary.
  3. (Old Poet.) Dreary; melancholy
Constructed without mortar or cement:
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  1. Constructed without mortar or cement:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring.
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  1. Lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring.
Causing annoyance, weariness, or vexation:
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  1. Causing annoyance, weariness, or vexation:
  2. Disagreeable or troublesome by reason of long continuance or repetition; bothersome; annoying; irritating; wearisome; tedious.
  3. That tends to irk; tiresome or annoying
Of a light olive brown or khaki color.
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  1. Of a light olive brown or khaki color.
  2. Faded and dull in appearance.
  3. Dull or commonplace in character; dreary:
Very dark
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  1. Very dark
  2. Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
  3. Being or characterized by morbid or grimly satiric humor:
Having the color of the clear sky or the deep sea
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  1. Having the color of the clear sky or the deep sea
  2. Being a trail, as for skiing, marked with a sign having a blue square, indicating an intermediate level of difficulty.
  3. Indecent; risqué:
Lacking cheer; depressing.
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  1. Lacking cheer; depressing.
  2. Devoid of cheer; gloomy
  3. Not cheerful; dismal; joyless; dreary
Sullen or threatening:
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  1. Sullen or threatening:
  2. Almost black
  3. Reflecting only a small fraction of incident light; tending toward black:
Made uninhabitable; laid waste; in a ruinous state
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  1. Made uninhabitable; laid waste; in a ruinous state
  2. Feeling, showing, causing, or expressing sadness or loneliness.
  3. Barren; lifeless:
Causing gloom or misery; depressing
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  1. Causing gloom or misery; depressing
  2. Characterized by ineptitude, dullness, or a lack of merit:
  3. Dark and gloomy; bleak; dreary
Sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone:
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  1. Sounded or spoken in an unvarying tone:
  2. Going on in the same tone without variation
  3. Having an unvarying tone or pitch
Dull and boring:
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  1. Dull and boring:
  2. Poorly ventilated; having little fresh air; close
  3. Having the nasal passages stopped up, as from a cold
Tiresome by reason of length, slowness, or dullness; boring.
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  1. Tiresome by reason of length, slowness, or dullness; boring.
  2. (Obsolete) Moving or progressing very slowly.
  3. Full of tedium; long or verbose and wearisome; tiresome; boring
Annoying; irksome
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  1. Annoying; irksome
  2. Causing fatigue or boredom, as from being unvarying or overly long; wearisome.
  3. Tiring; boring; tedious
Lacking interest; dull; tedious
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  1. Lacking interest; dull; tedious
  2. Arousing little or no interest or curiosity; boring.
That makes weary; tiresome
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  1. That makes weary; tiresome
  2. Causing weariness; tedious.
  3. Very weary; exhausted
Causing physical or mental fatigue; tedious or tiresome.
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  1. Causing physical or mental fatigue; tedious or tiresome.
  2. Causing weariness; tiring, tiresome, or tedious
  3. Tiresome, tedious or causing fatigue.
Tiring
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  1. Tiring
  2. Without further liking, patience, tolerance, zeal, etc.; bored
  3. Tired; worn out
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