Dour Synonyms and Antonyms

do͝or, dour

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Synonyms for Dour

Tending or threatening to impede progress:
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The definition of stern is someone who is very serious or strict.
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Having a severe or stern look, manner, etc.; forbidding
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Exposed to wind and cold; unsheltered; treeless; bare
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Difficult to endure; causing hardship or suffering:
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Unpleasant, uncomfortable, or hostile to survival:
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Unsparing, harsh, or strict, as in treatment of others:
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Complete or utter; extreme:
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Partially or totally dark, especially dismal and dreary:
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The definition of glum is being or looking gloomy or sad.
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Expressive of a mood, especially a sullen or gloomy mood:
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The definition of saturnine is someone or someplace that is gloomy, dark, moody or mysterious.
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The definition of sour is something with an acidic taste, or someone who is resentful or angry.
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(Often derogatory) silent and withdrawn after being upset
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(Obsolete) Arrogant; domineering.
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Causing gloom or misery; depressing
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Not willing to change, e.g. one's opinion or habits; obstinate; stubborn; resolute; determined.
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The definition of obstinate is extremely stubborn and determined to have your own way.
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Not willing to change or be persuaded; resolute:
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Having richness or depth:
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showing a brooding ill humor; ; ; ; ; ; - Bruce Bliven
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Stubbornly persevering, steadfast.
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Existing or remaining in the same state for an indefinitely long time; enduring:
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Hard to get rid of; unyielding; persistent
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The definition of tenacious is someone or something that holds on firmly.
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Not cheerful; dismal; joyless; dreary
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Antonyms for Dour

In a good mood, happy, cheerful
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(Archaic) Manifest to the mind, as light is to the eyes; clear; evident; plain.
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The definition of cheerful is a person or thing that brings joy, humor or good spirits.
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Words Related to Dour

Grim is defined as stern or unmoving.
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Somber; dull
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Cold and forbidding
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Unusually lucky:
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Cheerful; willing:
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