bland (for food,drinks), light (for colour)
A great way to remember a character is by searching for patterns across all the words that contain it. Can you find similarities?
|冷淡||5||lěng dàn||cold, indifferent; treat coldly|
|清淡||5||qīng dàn||light (food)|
|淡季||6||dàn jì||off season, slack time|
|淡水||6||dàn shuǐ||fresh/sweet water|