drab Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “drab” in the English Dictionary

"drab" in British English

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uk   us   /dræb/ (drabber, drabbest) disapproving
boring, ​especially in ​appearance; having little ​colour and ​excitement: She ​walked through the ​citycentre with ​its drab, ​greybuildings and ​feltdepressed. I ​feel so drab in this ​greyuniform.
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈdræb.nəs/
It's the ​unrelieved drabness of ​bigindustrialcities that ​depresses me.
(Definition of drab from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"drab" in American English

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drabadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /dræb/ (-bb-)
plain and not ​interesting, or not ​bright in ​appearance: He ​found London ​disagreeable, with ​itsthickfog, ​colddrizzle, and drab ​food.
(Definition of drab from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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