dull-edged

dull-edged
nüri teraga

English-Estonian dictionary. 2013.

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  • edged — adj. 1. having a specified kind of border or edge; as, a black edged card; dried sweat left salt edged patches. [Postpositional] [WordNet 1.5] 2. having a cutting edge or especially an edge or edges as specified; often used in combination; as, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dull — Synonyms and related words: KO, Laodicean, Olympian, Quaker colored, Spartan, abate, abeyant, abrupt, achromatic, achromatize, achromic, acier, affectless, allay, alleviate, aloof, anemic, anesthetic, anesthetize, anesthetized, apathetic, appease …   Moby Thesaurus

  • edged — /ejd/, adj. 1. having an edge or edges (often used in combination): dull edged; a two edged sword. 2. sarcastic; cutting: an edged reply. [1585 95; EDGE + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dull-blue Flycatcher — (below) with Brown breasted Flycatcher and Black naped Monarch Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • dull — (adj.) c.1200, stupid; early 13c., blunt, not sharp; rare before mid 14c., apparently from O.E. dol dull witted, foolish, or an unrecorded parallel word, or from M.L.G. dul slow witted, both from P.Gmc. *dulaz (Cf. O.Fris., O.S. dol foolish,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • dull — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. unsharp, blunt; deadened, numb; stupid; tedious, uninteresting, boring; spiritless, vapid, vacuous; dead, lifeless; sluggish, listless, lethargic; lackluster, dim, cloudy, obscure, stale, jaded. v.… …   English dictionary for students

  • blunt — Synonyms and related words: KO, abate, abrupt, affectless, aggressive, allay, alleviate, anesthetize, anesthetized, arctic, artless, assuage, attemper, attenuate, autistic, bank the fire, bate, bearish, beastly, bedaze, benumb, besot, bluff,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • obtuse — Synonyms and related words: abrupt, affectless, anesthetized, arctic, asleep, autistic, benumbed, bluff, blunt, blunt edged, blunt ended, blunt pointed, blunt witted, blunted, bluntish, boneheaded, callous, catatonic, chill, chilly, cloddish,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • abrupt — Synonyms and related words: aggressive, arduous, bearish, beastly, bluff, blunt, blunt edged, blunt ended, blunt pointed, blunted, bluntish, bold, brash, breakneck, breathless, brief, brisk, brusque, casual, cavalier, churlish, crisp, crusty,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bluff — Synonyms and related words: Herod, abrupt, act, act a part, acting, affable, affect, affectation, aggressive, appearance, approachable, artful dodge, artifice, artless, assume, attitudinizing, bag of tricks, bamboozle, barefaced, bearish, beastly …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blunted — Synonyms and related words: abrupt, bluff, blunt, blunt edged, blunt ended, blunt pointed, bluntish, dull, dull edged, dull pointed, dulled, dullish, edgeless, faired, obtuse, pointless, rounded, smoothed, unedged, unpointed, unsharp, unsharpened …   Moby Thesaurus

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