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dull

adjective
verb
phrases
adjective
1 adjective boringleadránach adj1  c m utuirsiúil adj2  c m uleamh adj1  c m uliosta adj3  c m uthe speech was dull bhí an óráid leadránach, bhí an óráid leamhhe's a dull man fear leamh atá ann, leadránaí atá ann, is fear tuirsiúil é 2 adjective not shiny or bright dorcha adj3  c m umurtallach adj  c m umodartha adj3  c m uher hair is very dull níl loinnir ar bith ina cuid gruaige, tá a cuid gruaige an-chaillte ag breathnúit was a dull green in colour bhí dath modartha glas air
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 adjective of weather: overcastdorcha adj3  c m ugruama adj3  c m umodartha adj3  c m uscamallach adj1  c m ua dull day lá dorcha, lá gruama, lá modartha, lá scamallach 4 adjective not intelligent dúr adj1  c m ubómánta adj3  c m umall adj  c m uhe's a really dull student dalta an-dúr atá ann, dúramán de dhalta atá ann 5 adjective of eyes: lifeless marbh adj1  c m umarbhánta adj3  c m uthey looked at us with dull eyes d'fhéach siad orainn le súile marbha 6 adjective of sounds: low, unclear bodhar adj1  c m ubalbh adj1  c m utoll adj1  c m ulag adj1  c m uthere was a dull thud in the background bhí tuairt bhodhar sa chúlra 7 adjective of pain: not severebodhar adj1  c m umarbh adj1  c m uthere was a dull pain in her leg bhí pian mharbh ina cos 8 adjective of blades etc: not sharpmaol adj1  c m ua dull knife scian mhaol, scian gan faobhar 9 adjective of business: sluggish ciúin adj1  c m ubusiness was dull bhí an gnó ciúin
verb
10 verb make less shiny TRANSITIVEan loinnir a bhaint denothing can dull that bright surface ní féidir an loinnir a bhaint den dromchla geal sin 11 verb make blunt TRANSITIVEmaolaigh verb  c m uan faobhar a bhaint deit dulled the axe's edge bhain sé an faobhar den tua, mhaolaigh sé an tua 12 verb lessen, subdue TRANSITIVEmaolaigh verb  c m uplúch verb  c m umaraigh verb  c m ualcohol dulls the loneliness maolaíonn alcól an t-uaigneas, plúchann alcól an t-uaigneas 13 verb muffle TRANSITIVEplúch verb  c m umaolaigh verb  c m uit dulls the noise of the traffic plúchann sé glór an tráchta, maolaíonn sé torann an tráchta
phrases

to be as dull as ditchwater

bheith chomh leamh le huisce portaighbheith chomh tirim le haoileach asail lá samhraidh

there's never a dull moment

níl deireadh riamh leis