Meaning of “morose” in the English Dictionary

"morose" in British English

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moroseadjective

uk /məˈrəʊs/ us /məˈroʊs/
morosely
adverb uk /məˈrəʊs.li/ us /məˈroʊs.li/
moroseness
noun [ U ] uk /məˈrəʊs.nəs/ us /məˈroʊs.nəs/

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

"morose" in American English

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moroseadjective

us /məˈroʊs/ fml

unhappy or annoyed and unwilling to speak, smile, or be pleasant to people:

Michael became morose and withdrawn after he lost his job.

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