Definition of dullness


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • dullness is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 9 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • dullness is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 13 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of dullness

  • the quality of being slow to understand (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. obtuseness

  • without sharpness or clearness of edge or point (noun)

    Examples

    1. the dullness of the pencil made his writing illegible

    Synonyms

    1. bluntness

  • a lack of visual brightness (noun)

    Examples

    1. the brightness of the orange sky was reflected in the dullness of the orange sea

  • lack of sensibility (noun)

    Examples

    1. there was a dullness in his heart
    2. without him the dullness of her life crept into her work no matter how she tried to compartmentalize it.

  • the quality of lacking interestingness (noun)

    Examples

    1. the stories were of a dullness to bring a buffalo to its knees

See definition of dullness in Merriam Webster