Faintness vs Dullness - What's the difference?

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Faintness is a related term of dullness.


As nouns the difference between faintness and dullness

is that faintness is the property of being or feeling faint while dullness is the quality of being slow to understand things.

faintness

English

Noun

  • The property of being or feeling faint.
  • Synonyms

    * faintheartedness * dimness

    See also

    * giddiness * light-headedness * vertigo

    dullness

    English

    Alternative forms

    * dulness

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • The quality of being slow to understand things.
  • The quality of being uninteresting.
  • The lack of visual brilliance.
  • (of an edge) bluntness.