glum Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “glum” in the English Dictionary

"glum" in British English

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uk   us   /ɡlʌm/ (glummer, glummest) informal
disappointed or ​unhappy, and ​quiet: You ​look glum. What's up? He's very glum about the company's ​prospects. If a ​place is glum, it is not ​attractive and has nothing that ​causespleasure: They ​live in one glum little ​room.
adverb uk   us   /ˈɡlʌ
"I'll never ​find another ​job at my ​age," she said glumly.
noun [U] uk   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
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 sombrío, taciturno, melancólico…
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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