2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Dimness \Dim"ness\, noun [AS. dimness.]

1. The state or quality ? being dim; lack of brightness, clearness, or distinctness; dullness; obscurity.

2. Dullness, or want of clearness, of vision or of intellectual perception. --Dr. H. More.

Syn: Darkness; obscurity; gloom. See {Darkness}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: the state of being poorly illuminated [syn: {dimness}, {duskiness}]

2: the property of lights or sounds that lack brilliance or are reduced in intensity [syn: {dimness}, {subduedness}]

3: the quality of being dim or lacking contrast [syn: {dimness}, {faintness}]

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