Part of speech:
Having richness or depth:
Causing especially emotional depression.
Serving to obscure or darken.
In low spirits; depressed; disheartened
Not cheerful; gloomy; dreary
The definition of black is covered in darkness or having no light.
Hollow and deep.
Having the temperament of one born under the supposed astrological influence of Saturn.
Of the color blue.
(Often derogatory) silent and withdrawn after being upset
Alternative form of stygian: dark and gloomy, or infernal and hellish.
Expressing sadness or yearning:
The definition of dim is not bright, somewhat dark or unclear.
The definition of glum is being or looking gloomy or sad.
(Botany) Having a brown colour tinged with red, as of flame seen through smoke.
Feeling, showing, or expressing depression of the spirits; sad or dejected.
Lacking light; dim; dark; murky
(Meteorology) The sky is said to be overcast, when it is more than 90% covered by clouds.
Dark and gloomy.
Mildly dizzy or faint:
The definition of sunny is something that is bright, shining like the sun, or cheerful.
(Archaic) Manifest to the mind, as light is to the eyes; clear; evident; plain.
Improving the mood; causing cheerfulness.
(Rare) Difficult to kill.
The definition of joyful is expressing delight or happiness.
Desolate is defined as someone or something which is unhappy or bleak.
Without joy; sullen, gloomy, dreary, etc.
The definition of sour is something with an acidic taste, or someone who is resentful or angry.
(Obsolete) Arrogant; domineering.
The definition of depressed is someone in a sad or unhappy state, or something that has been pushed down.
Cloudy or overcast:
Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
Of or relating to melancholia.
Not suitable; inappropriate:
The definition of dismal is something that is gloomy that makes you feel sad.
Of a dull grayish to yellowish brown.
Of an object, reflecting light as if giving off tiny sparks.
feeling down, blue
Expressive of a mood, especially a sullen or gloomy mood:
Marked by little hopefulness
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