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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: dimmer (0.01646 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to dimmer.
English → Indonesian
alat penyuram, lampu dim
English → English
adj 1: lacking in light; not bright or harsh; “a dim light beside
; “subdued lights and soft music”
2: lacking clarity or distinctness; “a dim figure in the
; “only a faint recollection”
; “shadowy figures
in the gloom”
; “saw a vague outline of a building through
; “a few wispy memories of childhood”
3: made dim or less bright; “the dimmed houselights brought a
hush of anticipation”
; “dimmed headlights”
; “we like
dimmed lights when we have dinner”
] [ant: undimmed
4: offering little or no hope; “the future looked black”
“prospects were bleak”
; “Life in the Aran Islands has
always been bleak and difficult”
- J.M.Synge; “took a dim
view of things”
5: slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity;
“so dense he never understands anything I say to him”
“never met anyone quite so dim”
; “although dull at
classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly
- Thackeray; “dumb officials make some really dumb
; “he was either normally stupid or being
; “worked with the slow students”
n : a rheostat that varies the current through an electric light
in order to control the level of illumination
v 1: switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
2: become or make darker; “The screen darkend”
; “He darkened
the colors by adding brown”
] [ant: brighten
3: become dim or lusterless; “the lights dimmed and the curtain
4: make dim or lusterless; “Time had dimmed the silver”
5: make dim by comparison or conceal [syn: blind
6: become vague or indistinct; “The distinction between the two
] [ant: focus
English → English
, a. [Compar. Dimmer
; superl. Dimmest
.] [AS. dim;
akin to OFries. dim, Icel. dimmr: cf. MHG. timmer, timber; of
1. Not bright or distinct; wanting luminousness or clearness;
obscure in luster or sound; dusky; darkish; obscure;
indistinct; overcast; tarnished.
The dim magnificence of poetry. --Whewell.
How is the gold become dim! --Lam. iv. 1.
I never saw
The heavens so dim by day. --Shak.
Three sleepless nights I passed in sounding on,
Through words and things, a dim and perilous way.
2. Of obscure vision; not seeing clearly; hence, dull of
apprehension; of weak perception; obtuse.
Mine eye also is dim by reason of sorrow. --Job
The understanding is dim. --Rogers.
Note: Obvious compounds: dim-eyed; dim-sighted, etc.
Syn: Obscure; dusky; dark; mysterious; imperfect; dull;