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adjective uk   us   /dræb/ (drabber, drabbest) disapproving
boring, especially in appearance; having little colour and excitement: She walked through the city centre with its drab, grey buildings and felt depressed. I feel so drab in this grey uniform.
drabness
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈdræb.nəs/
It's the unrelieved drabness of big industrial cities that depresses me.
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