Dull and Faded


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Dull adjective – Lacking intensity of color.
Usage example: that canvas shirt should fade to an attractive, dull red over time

Faded is a synonym for dull in drab topic. In some cases you can use "Faded" instead an adjective "Dull".
Nearby Words: dullness, dulling, dulled, dully, dullish
Synonyms for Dull


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Faded adjective – Lacking intensity of color.
Usage example: rather than buy faded jeans, I get the dark blues and let time and the washing machine do their thing

Dull is a synonym for faded in dim topic. You can use "Dull" instead the word "Faded" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as bleached, discoloured.
Nearby Words: fade, fading
Synonyms for Faded

Both words in one sentence

  • Color Contrast This is to reflect at how neat and upkeep Monica keeps her place whereas in contrast, Joey and Chandler's apartment is very dull and faded with all the colors blending together.
  • Deliberately Monochrome In corrupted areas in Prince of Persia (2008), everything is shown in dull, faded colors — sometimes taken to the point of nearly being genuine monochrome — except for the lead characters.
  • Manga / Nichijou A lesser version whenever the principal tells a joke — the students are faded and have Dull Eyes of Unhappiness.
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