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dulls

verb
present tense third-person singular of dull

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1 to reduce or weaken in strength or feeling
  • the aspirin dulled his headache and he was soon feeling better

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2 to make white or lighter by removing color
  • the painting's once-vivid colors have been dulled by time

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“Dulls.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dulls. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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