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leaden

lead·en

leaden

 
pronunciation:
le dn
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not easily moved; heavy.
definition 2: lacking in enthusiasm and vigor; sluggish; listless.
similar words:
listless, wooden
definition 3: oppressive; gloomy.
definition 4: dull or dark gray; of the color of lead.
leaden skies
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derivation: leadenly (adv.)