Sentence Examples

  • He was cold, haughty, melancholy and dull.
  • He had many melancholy reflections of his old school days.
  • In the film two of the characters don't achieve their aims. That makes the film rather melancholy, although it's basically a romantic story.
  • "Comfortable. Just like an old slipper," he replied, with just a hint of melancholy in his voice.
  • Boris sketched two trees in the album and wrote: "Rustic trees, your dark branches shed gloom and melancholy upon me."

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