dully

dully
adverb monótonamente, estúpidamente
'dʌlli
adverb
a) (dimly) <glow/shine> débilmente, pálidamente
b) (boringly) <talk/write> de manera aburrida
['dʌllɪ]
ADV
1) (=boringly) [speak, write] de manera aburrida
2) (=dimly) [glow, gleam, shine] pálidamente, débilmente
3) (=without enthusiasm) [say, reply] sin entusiasmo; [think] de forma confusa

he looked dully about the room — sus ojos recorrieron la habitación sin entusiasmo

4) (=with a muffled sound) sordamente, con ruido sordo
5) (=with a dull pain)

his arm throbbed dully — tenía un dolor sordo en el brazo

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['dʌlli]
adverb
a) (dimly) <glow/shine> débilmente, pálidamente
b) (boringly) <talk/write> de manera aburrida

English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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  • Dully — Country Switzerland Canton Vaud …   Wikipedia

  • Dully — Une vue d ensemble de la commune serait la bienvenue Administration Pays Suisse Canton Vaud …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dully — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Dully Escudo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dully — Dul ly, adv. In a dull manner; stupidly; slowly; sluggishly; without life or spirit. [1913 Webster] Supinely calm and dully innocent. G. Lyttelton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dully — Le nom pourrait désigner celui qui est originaire d Ully, nom d une commune de l Oise (Ully Saint Georges) et d un hameau à Ornans (25). Il faut cependant noter que c est en Alsace Moselle qu il est le plus fréquent, et qu il s y est écrit aussi… …   Noms de famille

  • dully — adverb 1. without liveliness (Freq. 2) she nodded her head dully • Derived from adjective: ↑dull 2. without luster or shine (Freq. 1) the light shone dully through the haze unpolished buttons glinted dully …   Useful english dictionary

  • dully — adv. Dully is used with these verbs: ↑gleam, ↑reflect, ↑think …   Collocations dictionary

  • dully — dull ► ADJECTIVE 1) lacking interest or excitement. 2) lacking brightness or sheen. 3) (of the weather) overcast. 4) slow to understand; rather unintelligent. 5) indistinctly felt or heard. ► VERB ▪ make or become dull …   English terms dictionary

  • dully — adverb see dull I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dully — See dullish. * * * …   Universalium

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