Translation of "drab" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /dræb/ us drabber, drabbest disapproving

boring, especially in appearance; having little colour and excitement

apagado, monótono
She walked through the city centre with its drab, grey buildings and felt depressed.
I feel so drab in this grey uniform.
drabness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈdræb.nəs/ us

(Translation of “drab” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /drӕb/ (comparative drabber, superlative drabbest)

dull and uninteresting, especially in colour/color

apagado, soso, sin gracia, gris
drab clothes.
drably adverb

a drably dressed woman.
drabness noun

falta de gracia
the drabness of his surroundigs.

(Translation of “drab” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)