suomi-englanti sanakirja

dull englannista suomeksi

  1. synkeä

  2. heikentää

  3. samea

  4. tylsä, pitkäveteinen

  5. vaimea

  6. hiljainen

  7. himmentää

  8. harmaa

  9. tylsyttää

  10. käydä tylsäksi

  11. heikko

  12. typerä

  13. kuollut

  1. tylsä

  2. himmeä

  3. hidasjärkinen, yksinkertainen

  4. kankea

  5. pilvinen

  6. tunteeton

  7. lievä

  8. vaimea

  9. Verbi

  10. tylsyttää, tylstyttää

  11. lievittää, lieventää, tylsistyttää, tyhmentää, sumentaa

  12. tylsyä, tylstyä

  13. Substantiivi

dull englanniksi

  1. Lacking the ability to cut easily; not sharp.

  2. (ux)

  3. Boring; not exciting or interesting.

  4. 1895, S. R. Crockett, ''A Cry Across the Black Water''

  5. "You are very dull this morning, Sheriff," said the youngest daughter of the house, who, being the baby and pretty, had grown pettishly privileged in speech.
  6. Not shiny; having a matte finish or no particular luster or brightness.

  7. ''a dull fire or lamp;  a dull red or yellow;  (nowrap) mirror''

  8. (RQ:Belloc Lowndes Lodger)

  9. A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor; as, again, the arm-chair in which Bunting now sat forward, staring into the dull, small fire.
  10. Not bright or intelligent; stupid; having slow understanding.

  11. (RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)

  12. (RQ:Thackeray Vanity Fair)

  13. (quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=15| url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=She paused and took a defiant breath. ‘If you don't believe me, I can't help it. But I'm not a liar.’ ¶ ‘No,’ said Luke, grinning at her. ‘You're not dull enough! What about the kid's clothes? I don't suppose they were anything to write home about, but didn't you keep anything? A bootee or a bit of embroidery or anything at all?’

  14. Sluggish, listless.

  15. (RQ:KJV)

  16. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  17. (RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp) St. Bede's at this period of its history was perhaps the poorest and most miserable parish in the East End of London. Close-packed, crushed by the buttressed height of the railway viaduct, rendered airless by huge walls of factories, it at once banished lively interest from a stranger's mind and left only a dull oppression of the spirit.

  18. Cloudy, overcast.

  19. Insensible; unfeeling.

  20. (RQ:Beaumont Fletcher Comedies and Tragedies)

  21. Heavy; lifeless; inert.

  22. *(RQ:Shakespeare Two Gentlemen of Verona)

  23. ''c. 1857, (w), ''Table-Talk''

  24. As turning the logs will make a dull fire burn, so changes of study a dull brain.
  25. Not intense; felt indistinctly or only slightly.

  26. (q) Not clear, muffled.

  27. To render dull; to remove or blunt an edge or something that was sharp.

  28. ''Years of misuse have dulled the tools.''

  29. (RQ:Bacon War with Spain) dulled their swords.

  30. To soften, moderate or blunt; to make dull, stupid, or sluggish; to stupefy.

  31. ''He drinks to dull the pain.''

  32. *(RQ:Shakespeare Cymbeline)

  33. 1850, (w), ''Notes on the Miracles of Our Lord''

  34. Use and custom have so dulled our eyes.
  35. To lose a sharp edge; to become dull.

  36. ''A razor will dull with use.''

  37. To render dim or obscure; to sully; to tarnish.

  38. scupper

  39. (syn)

  40. bung-hole

  41. method