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dull

1. (of weather) not bright or clear; cloudy
2. (of colour) lacking brilliance or brightness; sombre
3. Med (of sound elicited by percussion, esp of the chest) not resonant
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"They all, it seems, have confidence in me," thought Razumov dully. He had an indulgent contempt for the man sitting shoulder to shoulder with him in the confined space.
He gazed at them dully. Then his eyes strayed to the bed and remained fixed there for a good many minutes, while his right hand groped all over the table for the penknife.
Dully and far off I heard the crack of a rifle and was feebly aware of the shock as I was dropped to the earth, where I lay without sense or motion.
Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN)'s Presiding Officer for this election, Efraim Iiyambo declared Shikongo dully elected at the conclusion of the counting of the total votes done at the Leo Shoopala Community Hall 01h00 Sunday morning.
Yusuf said that Johnson had been dully charged, tried and reduced to the rank of a private and subsequently dismissed from service.
The proforma is available on NAB website www.nab.gov.pk and dully fill it and send to Deputy Director Coordination, Investigation Wing-III, NAB, PDA Complex Bloc-III, Phase-V, Hayatabad Peshawar during officer hour till 19 August 2019.
The currency notes were dully signed by the Judicial Magistrate which was given to the accused by the complaint and the same notes were recovered and taken into possession in presence of the Judicial Magistrate.
He said while electoral reforms were yet to be considered, the matter should first be dully considered by various political parties by institutionalising gender equality values in their own constitutions, policies and procedures.
It remembered that few days ago Chief Justice of Pakistan had taken notice the deployment of large police personnel at the residence and offices of the unauthorized person and ordered provisional IGPs to submit affidavit to the dully attested by oath commissioner.
Chairman Muhammad Swazuri said all those whose lands were acquired for the venture were dully compensated in June 2015.
McNamara's lawyer Martin Dully said a driving ban "will be exceptionally disastrous for this man".