noun Date: circa 1960 something or some place that is dull or boring <
the movie was dullsville

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  • dullsville — /dulz vil/, n. Slang. something boring or dull: That movie was strictly dullsville. [1960 65; DULL + s + ville, by analogy with place names; see DRAGSVILLE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • dullsville — dulls·ville …   English syllables

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