Dull and Thick

Dull

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Dull adjective – Not having or showing an ability to absorb ideas readily.
Usage example: the importance of the discovery was lost on the dull minds of his colleagues

Thick is a synonym for dull in stupid topic. In some cases you can use "Thick" instead an adjective "Dull", when it comes to topics like dense, obtuse, unintelligent. informal substitute
Nearby Words: dullness, dulling, dulled, dully, dullish
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Thick

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Thick adjective – Not having or showing an ability to absorb ideas readily.
Usage example: couldn't believe that his guests were so thick that they were missing his hints that it was time to leave

Dull is a synonym for thick in characteristic topic. Sometimes you can use "Dull" instead an adjective "Thick", if it concerns topics such as stupid, obtuse, slow.
Nearby Words: thicken, thickness, thickened, thicket, thickhead
Synonyms for Thick

Things that words describes

set dull set thick set
clothes dull clothes thick clothes
hair dull hair thick hair
skin dull skin thick skin
Other nouns: steel, teeth.

Both words in one sentence

  • Take That, Scrappy! The Kazon, the main enemy culture from the first couple of seasons, were probably the least popular recurring alien race in the franchise's history, as they were considered a dull and derivative "like Klingons, but even more gratuitously violent and as thick as two short planks".
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