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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dimness, duskinessnoun

    the state of being poorly illuminated

  2. dimness, subduednessnoun

    the property of lights or sounds that lack brilliance or are reduced in intensity

  3. dimness, faintnessnoun

    the quality of being dim or lacking contrast


  1. dimnessnoun

    The state of being dim, poorly illuminated, almost dark.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Dimnessnoun

    Etymology: from dim.

    Answerable to this dimness of their perception was the whole system and body of their religion. Decay of Piety.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dimnessnoun

    the state or quality / being dim; lack of brightness, clearness, or distinctness; dullness; obscurity

  2. Dimnessnoun

    dullness, or want of clearness, of vision or of intellectual perception

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dimness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dimness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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