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causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest
  • the new city hall promises to be another drab pile of masonry for the town

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Synonyms of drab (Entry 2 of 2)

a woman who engages in sexual activities for money
  • in its time, this waterfront dive was decried as a den of iniquity, unfit even for the drunks and drabs who haunted it

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The first known use of drab was circa 1515

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“Drab.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drab. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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