dullish
adjective Date: 14th century somewhat dull • dullishly adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dullish — dull·ish || dÊŒlɪʃ adj. somewhat dull; tiresome …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dullish — dull·ish …   English syllables

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