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glumadjective

uk   /ɡlʌm/ us   /ɡlʌm/ glummer, glummest informal
glumly
adverb uk   /ˈɡlʌm.li/ us   /ˈɡlʌm.li/
"I'll never find another job at my age," she said glumly.
glumness
noun [U] uk   /ˈɡlʌm.nəs/ us   /ˈɡlʌm.nəs/
(Definition of glum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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glumadjective [-er/-est only]

us   /ɡlʌm/ -mm-
sad and discouraged: a glum expression
glumly
adverb us   /ˈɡlʌm·li/
Marty nodded glumly.
(Definition of glum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “glum”
in Korean 침울한…
in Arabic حَزين…
in Malaysian suram…
in French maussade…
in Russian хмурый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沮喪的, 悶悶不樂的, 愁悶的…
in Italian triste, depresso…
in Turkish mutsuz, üzgün, morali bozuk…
in Polish przybity…
in Spanish triste, sombrío, taciturno…
in Vietnamese ủ rũ, rầu rĩ…
in Portuguese triste, desanimado…
in Thai หม่นหมอง…
in German verdrießlich…
in Catalan trist…
in Japanese 憂うつそうな…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沮丧的, 闷闷不乐的, 愁闷的…
in Indonesian sedih, muram, murung…
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