English version

leaden

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Colours
leadenlead‧en /ˈledn/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 literaryCC a leaden sky or sea is dark grey2 literary if your body feels leaden, you move slowly, because you are tired, unhappy etc syn heavy 🔊 She stumbled forward, her legs leaden.3 SAD/UNHAPPYdull 🔊 a leaden joke4 a leaden feeling is a feeling of great unhappiness or anxiety5 made of lead
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leadenleaden skiesa leaden speaking style
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