Dismal synonyms

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The definition of gloomy is dark, depressing or dim.
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Suggesting or characterized by sadness or loneliness:
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The definition of dolorous is a person who is very sad.
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Sullen or threatening:
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Feeling, showing, or expressing depression of the spirits; sad or dejected.
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Not cheerful; gloomy; dreary
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The definition of doleful is full of grief or sadness.
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Lowering the morale of; making despondent or depressive; disheartening.
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Causing sorrow:
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Not auspicious; unfavorable; unlucky; ill-omened
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Psychologically unhealthy or unwholesome:
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Causing a feeling of horror; terrible; revolting
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(Of character) Dark, obscure.
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Emitting only a small amount of light; faint:
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Gloomy; melancholy.
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Covered with or characterised by clouds; overcast.
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Having gray hair; hoary.
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Destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing.
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Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
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Appearing stern, forbidding, harsh, etc.
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The definition of dreadful is terrible, shocking or very disturbing.
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Horrible; frightful
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Causing a feeling of horror; terrible; dreadful; frightful
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Having little or no variation or variety
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Tiresome by reason of length, slowness, or dullness; boring.
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The definition of boring is something for making holes.
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Depressing
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Of or characterized by mourning; feeling or expressing grief or sorrow
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Feeling or characterized by sadness or dejection.
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The definition of joyful is expressing delight or happiness.
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Characterized by, bringing, or causing misfortune:
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Causing to lose heart; making despondent or gloomy; scare; discourage.
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That causes physical or mental pain
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Harmful to body or mind; unhealthful
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Eliciting or deserving regret:
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Lacking light; dim; shadowy
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Suggestive of the grave or burial; dismal; gloomy
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Without joy; sullen, gloomy, dreary, etc.
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Appropriate for or suggestive of a funeral; mournful:
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Offering no comfort.
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Dark or dreary in character; joyless, and grim.
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Filled with or deeply affected by woe.
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Not to one's taste; unpleasant; offensive
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Of the color blue.
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Very bad (at something); unskilled, incompetent.
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Noticeably happy and optimistic.
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Concerning or involving calamity, disastrous.
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Dismal; dreary:
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Dire is defined as something that is urgent.
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Affected or marked by low spirits; dejected.
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(Poetic) Dreary.
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The definition of dreary is something that is gloomy or depressing.
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Not bright, vivid, or shiny:
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Feeling or looking gloomy, sullen, or morose
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Causing tears; sad
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Solitary; lone:
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Of or relating to melancholia.
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Of or being an omen, especially an evil one.
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Melancholy; dismal.
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Somber; dull
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The quality or state of being dismal.
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Clinical depression, characterised by irrational fears, guilt and apathy
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Experiencing the effect of favourable fortune; having the feeling arising from the consciousness of well-being or of enjoyment; enjoying good of any kind, as peace, tranquillity, comfort; contented; joyous.
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Giving pleasure; pleasing in manner.
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Not harsh or severe:
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Inspiring hope; promising.
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Marked by pessimism and little hopefulness.
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Marked by little hopefulness
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(US) A low, wooded swamp in (especially coastal) Eastern Maryland or Virginia; a palustrine wetland with deep, acidic peat soils.
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(Of a person) Regretful for an action; grieved or saddened, especially by the loss of something or someone.
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Of a dull grayish to yellowish brown.
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(Music) Resembling a dirge: slow and depressing
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Pertaining to an epitaph.
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Obsolete form of funebrial.
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Of or pertaining to a necrology.
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Serving to obscure or darken.
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