Definitions For Dim


  • Become vague or indistinct
  • Make dim by comparison or conceal
  • Make dim or lusterless
  • Become dim or lusterless
  • Switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam


  • Lacking in light; not bright or harsh
  • Slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
  • Lacking clarity or distinctness
  • Offering little or no hope


  • Made dim or less bright


  • To make (a light) less bright or to become less bright
  • To make (something) less strong or clear or to become less strong or clear

Is Dim a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Dim is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dim in a Sentence

  • Just the dim outline of the building could be seen through the fog.
  • I have a dim memory of your last visit.
  • The latest setback has dimmed hopes of an early settlement.
  • Hopes of an early settlement have dimmed.

Synonyms for Dim

Antonyms for Dim

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