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Definition of Dim


  1. Not bright or distinct; wanting luminousness or clearness; obscure in luster or sound; dusky; darkish; obscure; indistinct; overcast; tarnished.
  2. Of obscure vision; not seeing clearly; hence, dull of apprehension; of weak perception; obtuse.
  3. To render dim, obscure, or dark; to make less bright or distinct; to take away the luster of; to darken; to dull; to obscure; to eclipse.
  4. To deprive of distinct vision; to hinder from seeing clearly, either by dazzling or clouding the eyes; to darken the senses or understanding of.
  5. To grow dim.
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Dim Translations

dim in Afrikaans is donker, duister
dim in Dutch is schemerig
dim in Italian is semibuio, torbida, appannato
dim in Norwegian is dempe, matt, svak, uklar
dim in Spanish is oscuro, turbio, lasto, crepuscular
dim in Swedish is dimensionera, oklar