Part of speech:
Having richness or depth:
Marked by hopelessness; very pessimistic:
Outspoken and surly. Used especially of older people.
The definition of melancholy is someone or something that is sad or gloomy.
Bad-tempered and morose; peevish:
Emotionally or mentally disturbed
Marked by or exhibiting sorrow, grief, or pain.
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
The definition of glum is being or looking gloomy or sad.
Bitter and caustic in temper, manner, or speech
Rough or surly in manner or speech; brusquely rude
Having or showing a bad temper; quarrelsome; sullen; irritable
(Often derogatory) silent and withdrawn after being upset
In a bad-tempered or sulky mood; grumpy
Having or marked by a tendency to be bitter or sardonic:
Stingy or mean
Difficult to handle:
(Archaic) Causing harm; unfavorable
Unpleasant, uncomfortable, or hostile to survival:
(Physiol.) Able to respond to a stimulus
(Obs.) Of or having choler, or bile
Expressive of a mood, especially a sullen or gloomy mood:
Not suitable; inappropriate:
very depressed, pessimistic
Expecting the best in all possible ways.
Generally warm, approachable and easy to relate with in character.
showing a brooding ill humor; ; ; ; ; ; - Bruce Bliven
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