Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make dim.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make dim; to obscure or darken.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To make dim; to obscure or darken.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make dim; obscure or darken; becloud.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make obscure or unclear
  • v. make darker and difficult to perceive by sight

Etymologies

From be- +‎ dim. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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    January 9, 2013

  • Word or sound effect? We ought to have a list not so much of onomatopoeics but of words more abstractly beatboxable.

    January 9, 2013