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Mars dims within days and won’t be this bright for the remainder of the year.Skywatch: What’s happening in the heavens in January|Blaine P. Friedlander Jr.|December 26, 2020|Washington Post
The program was pitched in late 2016 as a way to save money on energy costs because the devices can be dimmed or brightened from afar.San Diego Smart Streetlights Are Off, But They’re Still Helping Police|Jesse Marx|December 23, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Mróz and his team measured how long it took the star to brighten and dim.Rogue planets wander the galaxy all alone|Christopher Crockett|December 23, 2020|Science News For Students
The pandemic increased women’s caregiving duties and dimmed their career prospects.The Broadsheet’s 2020 Year in Review|Claire Zillman, reporter|December 18, 2020|Fortune
This nebula is 1,600 light-years away in the constellation Cetus, and you can catch a glimpse of it as a somewhat dim circle-shaped glow with a medium-sized telescope.Celestial objects you can spot from your backyard|Jessica Boddy|December 16, 2020|Popular-Science
Besides changes in light bulbs, many consumers are showing increased interest in dimming and lighting controls.
Their dimming performance will rarely match that of an incandescent, but it is getting better as the technology improves.
My colleague Lloyd Green wrote last week of “The Sprawling, Dimming Age of Obama.”America Is Not Doomed|Daniel Gross|July 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Reporters declared it a bomb weeks before its release and blamed Cruise and his dimming appeal to moviegoers.Tom Cruise's Failed Comeback|Gina Piccalo|June 28, 2010|DAILY BEAST
The occupants of the room had been too absorbed with their own affairs to notice the gradual dimming of the illumination.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
The sand hung in fog-like clouds shrouding the sun, dimming the usual brilliance.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
So they hastened, while above them the canopy of leaves grew denser, and more clouds piled across the dimming sun.
On the western hill-crest, where the clouds gave way, the last bars of pale light still hung, but dimming each moment.
Special dimming lamps of small amount of light were provided in the first-class rooms.Loss of the Steamship 'Titanic'|British Government
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Derived forms of dimdimly, adverbdimness, noun
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see take a dim view.