(transitive) To render dull; to remove or blunt an edge or something that was sharp.
adjective Years of misuse have dulled the tools.
(transitive) To soften, moderate or blunt.
He drinks to the pain.
A razor will with use.
(intransitive) To lose a sharp edge; to become dull.
- Lacking the ability to cut easily; not sharp.
Translations: All these knives are .
He sat through the lecture and barely stayed awake.
- Boring; not exciting or interesting.
When does having a personality ever get you a girlfriend? Even if you get one, how does being help you keep a relationship for over a year?
- Not shiny; having a matte finish or no particular luster.
Choose a dull finish to hide fingerprints.
- Not bright or intelligent.
- Dutch: dom
- German: dumm, dumpf
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