verb (dims, dimming, dimmed)
adjective (dimmer, dimmest)
- (transitive) To make something less bright.
- (intransitive) To become darker.
Etymology: Old English dimm
- not bright or colorful
- not smart or intelligent
- indistinct, hazy or unclear
- disapproving, unfavorable, rarely used outside the phrase "take a dim view of".
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