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English definition of “gloomy”


adjective (WITHOUT HOPE)    /ˈɡluː.mi/
unhappy and without hope : a gloomy person / expression The cemetery is a gloomy place .Not hopeful not expecting or believing anything good in a situation : The vet is rather gloomy about my cat's chances of recovery . a gloomy economic forecast Not hopeful gloomily     /-mɪ.li/ adverb Not hopeful gloominess     /-nəs/ noun [U] Sadness and regret
(Definition of gloomy adjective (WITHOUT HOPE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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