GRE Word List

DULL

(of colors or surfaces) not bright; cloudy; overcast; boring; (of edge or sound) not sharp; not rapid; sluggish; slow in thinking and understanding; stupid; V.

The meaning of the word dull is (of colors or surfaces) not bright; cloudy; overcast; boring; (of edge or sound) not sharp; not rapid; sluggish; slow in thinking and understanding; stupid; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
arduoushard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
rapportclose relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
scrupulousconscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
fettershackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
omnivorouseating both plant and animal food; devouring everything
acumenmental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
ancestryfamily descent; ADJ. ancestral
hapchance; luck
mountebankcharlatan; boastful pretender
jeopardizeendanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger