The quality or state of being stubbornly inflexible
Brady asked, alarmed by the grimness of Dan's voice.
West of the dividing crest they are forest clad; east thereof their stony grimness is but slightly softened by growths of scrub and tussock grass.
While bordering on the goth/punk movement, skulls are a fun little accessory that add both a touch of grimness and bad religion to your amazingly rebellious outfits.
Thus Jansen's theories of conversion melt into predestination; although, in doing so, they somewhat modify its grimness.
Vile Bodies was just the right combination, tho " grimness and sardonic tone " crept in.