To soften or muffle the sound of (a musical instrument, etc.) as with a mute
To wrap up in a shawl, blanket, cloak, etc. so as to hide, keep warm, or protect
To dull the edge of (a knife, for example).
To cause to become numb.
To deprive of distinct vision; to hinder from seeing clearly, either by dazzling or clouding the eyes; to darken the senses or understanding of.
To exist with little mental and physical activity; lead a dull, inactive life
(Rare) To reduce; lessen
(Linguistics) To reduce (a vowel) to the neutral sound represented by schwa (ə).
To preside over:
To cause to lose hope or enthusiasm; dispirit.
To lessen the vigor, intensity, or liveliness of; dull
To lessen or reduce:
To change gradually
To be, by comparison, more significant or important than
To render indistinct or dim; darken:
To conceal or veil with or as if with mist.
The definition of gloom is to feel or act sad.
To blur; dim; obscure
To obscure; darken.
To cover or obscure with clouds:
Blur means to smudge or make something indistinct or hazy.
To blur; dim.
To cloud over; darken
To divert or deflect:
In a clear manner; so as to be clear
Find another word for dulling. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dulling, like: dampening, muting, muffling, blunting, benumbing, numbing, stupefying, dimming, vegetating, tarnishing and sullying.