Definition of dimness in US English:



  • See dim

    • ‘We hurried a few steps down the hall, then stopped, our eyes adjusting to the dimness.’
    • ‘The nation's general dimness cannot be remedied with a week's worth of quizzing.’
    • ‘See an eye care professional if you have any loss or dimness of vision, pain, fluid coming from the eye, double vision, redness, or swelling.’
    • ‘His eyes held a sad dimness as he gazed on my pitiful figure.’
    • ‘What the dimness suggests here is the fading of one age and the approach of a new one, a cultural agon crystallized in these two men.’