Definition Of dim
(of a light, color, or illuminated object) not shining brightly or clearly.
her face was softened by the dim light
make or become less bright or distinct.
a smoky inferno that dimmed the sun
not clearly recalled or formulated in the mind.
she had dim memories of that time
Example Of dim
A few minutes later the lights began to dim and the curtain rose.
About half of the 20 young women are otherwise engaged in the Champagne Room, a dim , closet-size space that holds half a dozen couples.
All that weighed upon his mind suddenly grew dim and trivial.
Although it does seem like a dim and distant memory now, I still remember people being hanged in Britain during my lifetime.
As the star got larger and larger and almost unbearably bright, the light started to dim , fading away behind them.