Dull - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 12/07/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Dull.

4 letter answer(s) to dull

BLAH
  1. pompous or pretentious talk or writing
DRAB
  1. causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"
  2. of a light brownish green color
  3. lacking brightness or color; dull; "drab faded curtains"; "sober Puritan grey"; "children in somber brown clothes"
  4. lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise; "her drab personality"; "life was drab compared with the more exciting life style overseas"; "a series of dreary dinner parties"
  5. a dull greyish to yellowish or light olive brown
SLOW
  1. of timepieces; "the clock is almost an hour slow"; "my watch is running behind"
  2. cause to proceed more slowly; "The illness slowed him down"
  3. (of business) not active or brisk; "business is dull (or slow)"; "a sluggish market"
  4. slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials make some really dumb decisions"; "he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse"; "worked with the slow students"
  5. not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time; "a slow walker"; "the slow lane of traffic"; "her steps were slow"; "he was slow in reacting to the news"; "slow but steady growth"
  6. at a slow tempo; "the band played a slow waltz"
  7. (used of timepieces) indicating a time earlier than the correct time; "the clock is slow"
  8. s

6 letter answer(s) to dull

BORING
  1. make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool; "don't drill here, there's a gas pipe"; "drill a hole into the wall"; "drill for oil"; "carpenter bees are boring holes into the wall"
  2. the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
  3. so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention"; "what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke; "tedious days on the train"; "the tiresome chirping of a cricket"- Mark Twain; "other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome"
  4. cause to be bored
  5. the act of drilling

3 letter answer(s) to dull

DRY
  1. (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish; "dry toast"; "dry meat"
  2. a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
  3. having no adornment or coloration; "dry facts"; "rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner"
  4. remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
  5. unproductive especially of the expected results; "a dry run"; "a mind dry of new ideas"
  6. become dry or drier; "The laundry dries in the sun"
  7. used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones; "dry weight"
  8. lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless; "a dry book"; "a dry lecture filled with trivial details"; "dull and juiceless as only book knowledge can be when it is unrelated to...life"- John Mason Brown
  9. (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation; "a dry white burgundy"; "a dry Bordeaux"
  10. not shedding tears; "dry sobs"; "with dry

5 letter answer(s) to dull

HOHUM
LEADY
  1. Resembling lead.

7 letter answer(s) to dull

HUMDRUM
  1. not challenging; dull and lacking excitement; "
  2. the quality of wearisome constancy, routine, and lack of variety; "he had never grown accustomed to the monotony of his work"; "he was sick of the humdrum of his fellow prisoners"; "he hated the sameness of the food the college served"
  3. tediously repetitious or lacking in variety; "a humdrum existence; all work and no play"; "nothing is so monotonous as the sea"

10 letter answer(s) to dull

LACKLUSTER
  1. lacking luster or shine; "staring with lackluster eyes"; "lusterless hair"
  2. lacking brilliance or vitality; "a dull lackluster life"; "a lusterless performance"
LACKLUSTRE
  1. lacking luster or shine; "staring with lackluster eyes"; "lusterless hair"
  2. lacking brilliance or vitality; "a dull lackluster life"; "a lusterless performance"

13 letter answer(s) to dull

UNINTERESTING
  1. characteristic or suggestive of an institution especially in being uniform or dull or unimaginative; "institutional food"
  2. arousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement; "a very uninteresting account of her trip"

8 letter answer(s) to dull

UNLIVELY

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Arid
Avoiding alcohol
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Blah
Bor-r-r-r-ring
Bor-r-ring
Boring
Boring noise made by mouth on instrument
Boring noise upset Rupert, expressionless in Glasgow
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Brake
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Brown family member
Champagne classification
Cheerless
Colorless
Contemptuous cry about Liberal claptrap
Curve caution
Dead, so to speak
Dehydrated
Deliberate
Dense
Doing work with a drill is dull
Drearily dull
Dreary
Dreary poet rejected
Drilling holes is dull
Drink request
Drought-stricken
Dry-as-dust
Dull as dishwater
Dull king captivated by sound of spring
Dull poet making a comeback
Dull spot around Reading, for example
Dull, monotonous
Dull-colored
Dull-witted, one reportedly gin-soaked
Dullsville
Dully factual
Easy to catch, say
Eliciting a "So what?"
Empty, as a well
Ennui-inducing
Evoking an "eh"
Far from exciting
Far from festive
Fish deprived of oxygen out of water
Flat
Forest population giving air displays?
Free from moisture
Frumpy
Glacial
Gradual
Gray
Grayish
Grey flatfish crossing river
Hang out, perhaps
Hardly colorful
Hardly exciting
Hardly spine-tingling
Hardly thrilling
Held up
Hit the brakes
Ho-hum
Humdrum
Humorless
In need of a drink, GP maybe ending in distillery
Insipid
Insipid interior of Puebla Hotel
Kind of ice
Lacking brightness, poet is sent up
Lacking color
Lacking moisture
Lacking pizazz
Lackluster
Lacklustre Eisteddfod winner retired
Leisurely
Lento
Like deserts, several lacking sun
Like few counties nowaday
Like many old water pipes
Like molasses
Like off-season business
Like rush hour traffic
Like some humor
Like some martinis
Like some wells and lectu
Like some wines
Like some wit
Like zinfandel wines
Lose velocity
Mediocre little house with bad smell
Milk producer lacks excellent type of 1D
Moistureless
Moving at low speed
My parts have an unpleasant smell, okay?
Needing water
No longer producing
Nondescript
Not bright
Not busy
Not like April weather
Not moving quickly
Not piquant
Not rushed
Not so hot
Not sweet
Not very busy
Of a dull greenish-brown colour
Pigs' group said to lack interest
Plain
Poet turned dull
Poor reader initially held up - 'It's boring' ...
Pretentious words
Prohibitionist
Prosaic
Range and district reported in flier
Rather dull sailor put under the doctor
Rattigan's boy without success, lacking speed
Ready to go off-line?
Saharalike
School zone sign
School zone warning
See 16
Shabby poet recalled
Sluggish
Sluggish pig circling pound
Snaillike
Somewhat dense
Taking a long time
Tar on road turned grey
Tedious
Teetotal
Teetotaling
Thirsty
To sing with percussion accompaniment is boring
Tortoiselike
Tory hard-liner is dirty, having lost it after split
Totally unexciting
Towel off
Tradesmen finally leaving brand new flat
Traffic sign
Unbuttered
Unexciting
Unhurried
Uninspired
Uninspiring
Uninteresting
Uninteresting house smell
Unsweetened
Use of a drill is unexciting
Visually dull
Void of any va-va-voom
Want unpredictable result? How dull!
When tripled, et cetera
With not much vermouth
Without vitality
Yawn-inducing
[Yawn!]
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