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morose

adjective     /məˈrəʊs/ US  /-ˈroʊs/
unhappy , annoyed , and unwilling to speak or smile : a morose expression Why are you so morose these days ? → Synonym sullenFeeling sad and unhappy morosely     /-li/ adverb Feeling sad and unhappy moroseness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Sadness and regret
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