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terne, morne  
→ Mary was wearing the same drab grey dress.        
[room, place]   glauque  
→ his drab little office        
[life]   monotone  
→ a way of escaping the tedium of their drab lives        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
drab adj.
terne ; glauque ; morne ; triste ; lugubre

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petites quantités
petit à petit ; au compte-gouttes
arriver petit à petit
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"drab": examples and translations in context
Mademoiselle C. shows up in a drab and dreary town. Mademoiselle C. arrive dans une ville terne et morne.
Thankfully, that terminally drab world is far away from here. Mais heureusement ce monde infiniment terne est très loin d'ici.
Unless you think it's too drab. À moins qu'elle soit trop triste.
Those women count on me to brighten up their drab little lives. Ces femmes comptent sur moi pour illuminer leur triste petite vie.
And you make the rooms so drab and dingy. Vous décrivez la maison comme morne et défraîchie.
Those are pretty good escapes from the drab weather in Switzerland. Ce sont de plutôt bonnes évasions du morne climat de la Suisse.
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