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dismal

adjective uk   us   /ˈdɪz.məl/
sad and without hope: a dismal expression informal very bad: The acting was dismal, wasn't it? What dismal weather!
dismally
adverb uk   us   /-mə.li/
Translations of “dismal”
in Arabic كَئيب…
in Korean 음울한…
in Malaysian muram…
in French lugubre…
in Turkish kasvetli, sıkıntılı, nahoş…
in Italian tetro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悲傷絕望的,憂鬱茫然的, 十分糟糕的…
in Russian гнетущий, мрачный…
in Polish przygnębiający, ponury, żałosny…
in Vietnamese buồn thảm…
in Spanish deprimente, triste, desalentador…
in Portuguese triste, sombrio…
in Thai หดหู่…
in German düster…
in Catalan depriment…
in Japanese 憂うつな…
in Indonesian muram…
in Chinese (Simplified) 悲伤绝望的,忧郁茫然的, 十分糟糕的…
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