leaden

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Pertaining to or resembling lead; heavy, grey, sluggish

Where but to think is to be full of sorrow And leaden-eyed despairs, Where Beauty cannot keep her lustrous eyes, Or new Love pine at them beyond to-morrow..

Made of lead
Dull; darkened with overcast

It was at the end of February..., when the world was cold..., when icy rains fell from the leaden skies in continual drizzling showers..

{a} made of lead, heavy, dull, thick, slow
Heavy; dull; sluggish
(of movement) slow and laborious; "leaden steps" made heavy or weighted down with weariness; "his leaden arms"; "weighted eyelids
A leaden conversation or piece of writing is not very interesting. a leaden English translation from the Latin. = dull
{s} heavy (like lead); sad, gloomy; gray, grayish, lacking brightness; oppressive; sluggish, listless; poor in quality; made of lead
darkened with overcast; "a dark day"; "a dull sky"; "a gray rainy afternoon"; "gray clouds"; "the sky was leaden and thick"
{f} make heavy (like lead)
Made of lead; of the nature of lead; as, a leaden ball
A leaden sky or sea is dark grey and has no movement of clouds or waves. The weather was at its worst; bitterly cold, with leaden skies that gave minimum visibility
(of movement) slow and laborious; "leaden steps"
Like lead in color, etc
If your movements are leaden, you move slowly and heavily, usually because you are tired. He heard the father's leaden footsteps move down the stairs. = heavy
lacking lightness or liveliness; "heavy humor"; "a leaden conversation"
as, a leaden sky
made heavy or weighted down with weariness; "his leaden arms"; "weighted eyelids
made heavy or weighted down with weariness; "his leaden arms"; "weighted eyelids"
leadenly
heavily; gloomily; in an oppressive manner; in a sluggish manner
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