Bedeutung von “dismal” — Learner’s Dictionary

dismal

adjective us uk /ˈdɪzməl/

very bad or unpleasant and making you feel unhappy:

What dismal weather.
That was a dismal performance.
dismally adverb

I tried to cheer her up, but failed dismally (= completely failed).

(Definition von “dismal” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)