Dull and Obscure


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

Obscure is a synonym for dull in darken topic. In some cases you can use "Obscure" instead the word "Dull" as a verb or an adjective, when it comes to topics like clear, cloud, drab, dim.
Nearby Words: dullness, dulling, dulled, dully, dullish
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Obscure adjective – Being without light or without much light.
Usage example: hid in an obscure spot among the trees

Dull is a synonym for obscure in clear topic. Sometimes you can use "Dull" instead the word "Obscure" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as dim.
Nearby Words: obscured, obscurity, obscurely, obscuring, obscuration
Synonyms for Obscure

Things that words describes

character dull character obscure character
man dull man obscure man
people dull people obscure people
show dull show obscure show
Other nouns: way, characters, game, story, novel, version, film, town, films.

Common collocations

damage dull damage obscure damage
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