Examples of leaden in a Sentence
a leaden performance of a classic American play that nearly put us to sleep
the leaden sky made everything seem dark and depressing
Recent Examples of leaden from the Web
A separate room with leaden glass allows technicians working computer equipment to minimize their exposure to X-rays, Slavens said.
Closely following the pattern set by Angels & Demons and The Da Vinci Code, symbologist Robert Langdon is again solving cryptic puzzles and battling shadowy enemies while exchanging leaden dialog with a token love interest.
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Before 12th Century
First Known Use of leaden
before 12th century
LEADEN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of leaden for English Language Learners
: having a dull gray color
: feeling heavy and difficult to move
: not lively or exciting
LEADEN Defined for Kids
Definition of leaden for Students
1 : made of lead
2 : feeling heavy and difficult to move leaden feet
3 : of a dull gray color a leaden sky
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