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Noun1.subduedness - the property of lights or sounds that lack brilliance or are reduced in intensity
dullness - a lack of visual brightness; "the brightness of the orange sky was reflected in the dullness of the orange sea"
2.subduedness - a disposition to be patient and long suffering
humility, humbleness - a disposition to be humble; a lack of false pride; "not everyone regards humility as a virtue"
spinelessness - the quality of lacking a strong character; an irresolute disposition
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Traditionally, Indian investors have been wary of investing in stocks, and looking at the global uncertainty and domestic economic subduedness, investors have shied away from investing in Mutual Funds.
In the Independence scale, low scores describe subduedness and high scores describe independence.