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adjective dull pronunciation in British English /dʌl/ 
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  1. 1
    boring, or not interesting

    Life in a small village can be very dull.

    a dull lecture

  2. 2
    not bright or shiny

    hair that looks dull and lifeless

    a dull colour

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  3. 3
    not able to understand or react to what is happening

    She had a dull expression on her face.

  4. 4
    a dull pain is not very strong but continues for a long time

    I felt a dull ache in my stomach.

  5. 5
    a dull sound is low and not very clear

    There was a dull thud from the flat above.

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  6. 6
    not intelligent

    He really is the dullest boy in the class.



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