Synonyms for


Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb dull

Sense 1:
dull
change, alter, modify
Sense 2:
dull
change
Sense 3:
muffle, mute, dull, damp, dampen, tone down
soften
Sense 4:
numb, benumb, blunt, dull
desensitize, desensitise
Sense 5:
dull, blunt
change, alter, modify
Sense 6:
pall, dull
change
Sense 7:
dull
weaken
Similarity of adj dull

12 senses of dull

Sense 1:
dull (vs. lively)
arid, desiccate, desiccatedbovinedrab, drearyheavy, leadenhumdrum, monotonouslackluster, lacklustre, lusterless, lustreless
Also See: colorless#1, colourless#1; spiritless#1; unanimated#1

Sense 2:
dull (vs. bright)
flat, mat, matt, matte, mattedlackluster, lacklustre, lusterless, lustrelesssoft, subdued
Also See: unpolished#1

Sense 3:
dull, muffled, muted, softened
soft (vs. loud)
Sense 4:
boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum, irksome, slow, tedious, tiresome, wearisome
uninteresting (vs. interesting)
Sense 5:
dull
unsaturated (vs. saturated)
Sense 6:
dull (vs. sharp)
deadened
Sense 7:
dense, dim, dull, dumb, obtuse, slow
stupid (vs. smart)
Sense 8:
dull, slow, sluggish
inactive (vs. active)
Sense 9:
dull (vs. sharp)
bluntblunted, dullededgelessunsharpened
Sense 10:
dull
insensitive (vs. sensitive)
Sense 11:
dull, thudding
unreverberant (vs. reverberant), nonresonant
Sense 12:
dull, leaden
cloudy (vs. clear)
Synonym.com © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices