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English definition of “gloomy”


adjective  /ˈɡlu·mi/ us  
having or showing a lack of hope: Despite gloomy predictions, the stock market remains strong.
dark or nearly dark: It was another gray, gloomy day.
adverb  /ˈɡlu·mə·li/ us  
He watched gloomily as the bus drove off. The day began gloomily when the power went out.
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