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Wordnet 3.0


1. without liveliness;
- Example: "she nodded her head dully"

2. without luster or shine;
- Example: "the light shone dully through the haze"
- Example: "unpolished buttons glinted dully"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dully \Dul"ly\, adv. In a dull manner; stupidly; slowly; sluggishly; without life or spirit. [1913 Webster] Supinely calm and dully innocent. -- G. Lyttelton. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

dully adv 1: without liveliness; "she nodded her head dully" 2: without luster or shine; "the light shone dully through the haze"; "unpolished buttons glinted dully"