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Definitions of dim:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To cloud or obscure; to make less bright; to sully or tarnish.

part of speech: verb transitive

To render obscure or less distinct; cloud; tarnish; dull.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: adjective

Obscure; imperfectly seen or discovered; somewhat dark; tarnished; faint; vague.

part of speech: adjective

Not bright or distinct: obscure: mysterious: not seeing clearly.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: adverb


part of speech: verb intransitive

To become indistinct; fade.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make dark: to obscure:- pr. p. dimming; pa. p. dimmed'.

part of speech: adjective

Somewhat dark; hazy; obscure; faint; tarnished; ill- defined.

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