Thesaurus / dull

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When fluid has collected in the lower part of the chest cavity the sound will also be dull on percussion.
SPECIAL REPORT ON DISEASES OF CATTLEU.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Suddenly from far away, there came a dull explosion which rocked the pavement.
SIGNAL IN THE DARKMILDRED A. WIRT
Her face was yellow; her eyes were sunken and dull; her hands trembled.
A DAUGHTER OF THE VINEGERTRUDE FRANKLIN HORN ATHERTON
And his odd reason is that Mrs. Pott said she was dull there.
ALL THINGS CONSIDEREDG. K. CHESTERTON
Louise was announced one dull November morning, a few days later.
OUR HOUSEELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
The hind wings, as is usual with the Tortrices, are dull smoky brown.
BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHSWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
And the stars behind them, instead of appearing to be green, had subsided to a dull red glow.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
I hate to see a good proverb spoiled; and all work and no play ought to make Jack a dull boy, if it doesnt.
WHEAT AND HUCKLEBERRIESCHARLOTTE MARION (WHITE) VAILE
She was coming along in the dull glow of the dying fire, the pickaxe over her shoulder.
CAPTIVITYM. LEONORA EYLES
When the weather is dull, the Normans have a sober English sky, abounding in Indian ink and neutral tint.

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