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dim

verb: switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam

verb: become dim or lusterless; "the lights dimmed and the curtain rose"

verb: make dim or lusterless; "Time had dimmed the silver"

verb: make dim by comparison or conceal

verb: become vague or indistinct; "The distinction between the two theories blurred"

adj: lacking in light; not bright or harsh; "a dim light beside the bed"; "subdued lights and soft music"

adj: lacking clarity or distinctness; "a dim figure in the distance"; "only a faint recollection"; "shadowy figures in the gloom"; "saw a vague outline of a building through the fog"; "a few wispy memories of childhood"

adj: made dim or less bright; "the dimmed houselights brought a hush of anticipation"; "dimmed headlights"; "we like dimmed lights when we have dinner"

adj: offering little or no hope; "the future looked black"; "prospects were bleak"; "Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge; "took a dim view of things"

adj: 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"


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dim

Length: 3 letters

Scrabble value: 6

Words with Friends value: 4

Literati value: 3

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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