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English definition of “leaden”

leaden

adjective uk   /ˈled.ən/ us  

leaden adjective (GREY)

literary dark grey: leaden skiesDarkness and becoming dark

leaden adjective (WITHOUT ENERGY)

disapproving without energy or feeling: a leaden expression/performanceTedious and uninspiring
(Definition of leaden from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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