Dull and Dark

Dull

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Dull adjective – Covered over by clouds.
Usage example: dull skies plagued most of our vacation days at the beach

Dark is a synonym for dull in drab topic. In some cases you can use "Dark" instead an adjective "Dull", when it comes to topics like dirty, overcast, sooty, black as soot.
Nearby Words: dullness, dulling, dulled, dully, dullish
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Dark

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Dark adjective – Being without light or without much light.
Usage example: a dark alley that most people wisely avoided

Dull is a synonym for dark in colour topic. Sometimes you can use "Dull" instead an adjective "Dark", if it concerns topics such as dirty, sooty, black as soot, lack of light.
Nearby Words: darken, darkness, darkened, darkening, darkly
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Things that words describes

character dull character dark character
life dull life dark life
turn dull turn dark turn
clothes dull clothes dark clothes
Other nouns: room, way, shade, tone, world, light, game, story, green, hair, color, blue, brown, grey, version, skin, film, red, gray, colors, purple, moments.
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