Meaning of “dour” in the English Dictionary

"dour" in British English

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douradjective

uk /dʊər/ us /dʊr/

(Definition of “dour” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dour" in American English

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douradjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /dʊər, dɑʊər/

(of a person’s appearance or manner) very serious and sad, and likely to judge people severely:

a dour look

(Definition of “dour” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)