dull - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate dull

dull is hyphenated as dull

How to pronounce dull

dull is pronounced dəl

Number of syllables in dull

The number of syllables in dull is 1

What part of speech in dull?

dull can be an adjective or a verb participle

How common in the word dull?

dull is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does dull convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'dull'

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Common collocations before 'dull'

even, eye, face, felt, hair, like, look, mind, now, only, seem, sound, thought, through, very

Common collocations of 'dull'

around, back, bit, came, did, down, enough, even, eye, face, felt, hair, has, heard, how, like, little, look, mind, never, now, only, over, seem, sound, star, thought, through, time, very

Words with similar spelling to dull

bull, cull, dell, dill, doll, dual, duel, duly, full, gull, hull, lull, mull, null, pull

Synonyms of 'dull'

abate, abeyant, achromatic, achromatize, achromic, allay, aloof, anemic, apathetic, appease, Arctic, asleep, assuage, attemper, attenuate, austere, autistic, backward, bad, baffle, bald, banausic, bare, bate, bated, becloud, bedim, beef-witted, befog, benumb, besot, blah, blanch, blank, bleach, blind, blue, blunt, blur, boring, bovine, brainless, cadaverous, candid, cast down, catatonic, chasten, chicken, chill, chilly, chloroform, cinereous, cloddish, cloud, clouded, cold, cold-blooded, colorless, comatose, common, commonplace, control, cool, cowardly, cramp, cripple, cushion, damp, dampen, dapple, dapple-gray, dappled, dark, darken, de-emphasize, dead, deaden, debilitate, decolor, decolorize, dejected, dense, depressed, desensitize, devitalize, dim, dim-witted, diminish, dingy, direct, discolor, disinterested, dispassionate, dispirited, dope, dopey, dove-colored, Down, drab, drain, dreary, droopy, drug, dry, dullish, dumb, dusty, earthbound, ease, effete, empty, enervate, enervated, enfeeble, etherize, etiolate, everlasting, eviscerate, exanimate, exhaust, extenuate, fade, faint, fair, fallow, fat-witted, feeble, flaccid, flat, foment, foul, freeze, frigid, frosted, frosty, fume, ghastly, glaucous, gloomy, gone, gray, grayish, griseous, grizzle, grizzled, grizzly, gutless, half-witted, hard, hardened, hazy, heartless, heavy, hollow, homely, humdrum, icy, imbecile, immovable, impassible, impassive, imperceptive, impercipient, imperturbable, inactive, inane, inanimate, indifferent, indistinct, inert, infecund, infertile, insentient, insipid, insouciant, insusceptible, invariable, iron-gray, kayo, lackadaisical, languid, languorous, Laodicean, latent, lay, lay out, leaden, lean, lessen, lethargic, lifeless, lighten, limber, limp, livid, logy, long-winded, low-spirited, lowering, lull, lumpish, lurid, mat, matter-of-fact, mealy, mediocre, medium, middling, moderate, modest, modulate, mollify, moronic, mousy, muddy, muffle, Mull, mundane, murky, mute, namby-pamby, narcotize, natural, neat, nerveless, neutral, nonchalant, nubilous, numb, numbing, obdurate, objective, obscure, obtund, obtuse, Olympian, opaque, open, ordinary, overcast, pad, pale, pallid, palsy, paralyze, passable, passionless, passive, pasty, patient, pearl, pearly, pedestrian, peroxide, plain, plain-spoken, play down, pluckless, pointless, poky, ponderous, poultice, powerless, prolix, prosaic, prosy, pure, rattle, reduce, relieve, repress, resigned, respectable, restrain, retard, Rocky, rounded, rubbery, rustic, sad, sallow, salve, sap, sedentary, self-absorbed, severe, shake, sickly, silver, silvery, simple, singsong, slack, slacken, slake, slaty, sleeping, sleepy, slow, slow-witted, sluggish, smother, so-so, sober, soft, soft-pedal, soften, solemn, somber, soothe, soporific, soulless, spare, Spartan, spineless, spiritless, stagnant, staid, standing, Stark, static, steady, sterile, stiff, stifle, stodgy, Stoic, stolid, stop, straightforward, stuffy, stun, stupe, stupefy, stupid, subdue, subdued, sunless, superficial, suppress, tarnish, tasteless, taupe, temper, thick, thick-witted, tiresome, tolerable, tone down, torpid, treadmill, turn, unaffected, unbrace, unconcerned, underplay, unembellished, unemotional, uneventful, unfeeling, unfelt, unflappable, unimpassioned, uninspired, uninterested, uninteresting, uninventive, unloving, unman, unnerve, unoriginal, unperceptive, unpoetic, unpointed, unresponsive, unromantic, unsharp, unstring, unstrung, unsusceptible, untouchable, unvarnished, unvarying, vapid, vegetable, vegetative, wan, somnolent, smoky, sapless, phlegmatic, palliate, moribund, monotonous, monotone, mitigate, literal, listless, lackluster, jejune, jaded, irksome, insensitive, insensible, insensate, impotent, hopeless, homespun, hebetate, harping, haggard, gruel, groggy, grey, glaucescent, frozen, frank, floppy, flabby, fairish, exsanguine, even-tempered, elephantine, dun, dryasdust, draggy, downhearted, dormant, dismal, detached, deafen, crass, constrain, cloudy, canescent, callous, bromidic, bluff, bloodless, blear, barren, asthenic, ashy, ashen, ascetic, arid, anesthetize, anesthetic, alleviate, abrupt, undermine, tedious, tame, supine, subfusc, washed-out, waxen, weak, weaken, weakly, weariful, wearisome, weary, white, whiten, wishy-washy, withdrawn, wooden, world-weary

List of anagrams of dull

LLud, Llud

Common Verb Collocations of dull

ache, be, become, begin, can, come, complain, do, fade, fall, feel, find, get, grow, have, hear, lead, leave, look, make, may, mean, must, see, seem, suppose, tend, think, will, write

Common Conjunction Collocations of dull

and, but, neither, nor, or, thud, yet, Nor

Lists containing dull

Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to Bull
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Words with similar spelling to Dell
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Words with similar spelling to dual
Words with similar spelling to duel
Words with similar spelling to duly
Words with similar spelling to full
Words with similar spelling to gull
Words with similar spelling to hull
Words with similar spelling to lull
Words with similar spelling to Mull
Words with similar spelling to null
Words with similar spelling to pull
Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'abrupt'
Synonyms of 'achromic'
Synonyms of 'allay'
Synonyms of 'alleviate'
Synonyms of 'aloof'
Synonyms of 'anemic'
Synonyms of 'anesthetic'
Synonyms of 'anesthetize'
Synonyms of 'apathetic'
Synonyms of 'appease'
Synonyms of 'arctic'
Synonyms of 'arid'
Synonyms of 'ascetic'
Synonyms of 'ashen'
Synonyms of 'asleep'
Synonyms of 'assuage'
Synonyms of 'attenuate'
Synonyms of 'austere'
Synonyms of 'autistic'
Synonyms of 'backward'
Synonyms of 'baffle'
Synonyms of 'bald'
Synonyms of 'bare'
Synonyms of 'barren'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'bated'
Synonyms of 'benumb'
Synonyms of 'besot'
Synonyms of 'blah'
Synonyms of 'blanch'
Synonyms of 'bland'
Synonyms of 'blank'
Synonyms of 'blase'
Synonyms of 'bleach'
Synonyms of 'blockish'
Synonyms of 'bloodless'
Synonyms of 'bluff'
Synonyms of 'blunt'
Synonyms of 'boring'
Synonyms of 'bovine'
Synonyms of 'Brute'
Synonyms of 'cadaverous'
Synonyms of 'callous'
Synonyms of 'candid'
Synonyms of 'catatonic'
Synonyms of 'chasten'
Synonyms of 'chicken'
Synonyms of 'chill'
Synonyms of 'chilly'
Synonyms of 'chloroform'
Synonyms of 'cloudy'
Synonyms of 'cold'
Synonyms of 'colorless'
Synonyms of 'comatose'
Synonyms of 'common'
Synonyms of 'commonplace'
Synonyms of 'constrain'
Synonyms of 'control'
Synonyms of 'cool'
Synonyms of 'cowardly'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'cripple'
Synonyms of 'damp'
Synonyms of 'dampen'
Synonyms of 'dapple'
Synonyms of 'dappled'
Synonyms of 'dark'
Synonyms of 'dead'
Synonyms of 'deaden'
Synonyms of 'deadly'
Synonyms of 'deafen'
Synonyms of 'debilitate'
Synonyms of 'dense'
Synonyms of 'depress'
Synonyms of 'desensitize'
Synonyms of 'detached'
Synonyms of 'devitalize'
Synonyms of 'dim'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'dingy'
Synonyms of 'direct'
Synonyms of 'discolor'
Synonyms of 'disinterested'
Synonyms of 'dismal'
Synonyms of 'dispassionate'
Synonyms of 'dope'
Synonyms of 'dopey'
Synonyms of 'dormant'
Synonyms of 'dowdy'
Synonyms of 'drab'
Synonyms of 'drain'
Synonyms of 'dreary'
Synonyms of 'droopy'
Synonyms of 'drug'
Synonyms of 'dry'
Synonyms of 'dryasdust'
Synonyms of 'dumb'
Synonyms of 'dusty'
Synonyms of 'earthbound'
Synonyms of 'ease'
Synonyms of 'effete'
Synonyms of 'elephantine'
Synonyms of 'empty'
Synonyms of 'enervate'
Synonyms of 'enervated'
Synonyms of 'enfeeble'
Synonyms of 'etherize'
Synonyms of 'everlasting'
Synonyms of 'everyday'
Synonyms of 'eviscerate'
Synonyms of 'exhaust'
Synonyms of 'extenuate'
Synonyms of 'fade'
Synonyms of 'faint'
Synonyms of 'fair'
Synonyms of 'fallow'
Synonyms of 'feeble'
Synonyms of 'flabby'
Synonyms of 'flaccid'
Synonyms of 'flat'
Synonyms of 'floppy'
Synonyms of 'foment'
Synonyms of 'foul'
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