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Engelsk tillægsord: gloomy

1. gloomy depressingly dark


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gloomy forest.
The glooming interior of an old inn.
`gloomful' is archaic.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gloomful, glooming, sulky


Termer med lignende betydningdark


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)light

2. gloomy filled with melancholy and despondency


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGloomy at the thought of what he had to face.
Gloomy predictions.
A gloomy silence.
Took a grim view of the economy.
The darkening mood.
Lonely and blue in a strange city.
Depressed by the loss of his job.
A dispirited and resigned expression on her face.
Downcast after his defeat.
Feeling discouraged and downhearted.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blue, depressed, dispirited, down, down in the mouth, downcast, downhearted, grim, low, low-spirited


Termer med lignende betydningdejected


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)elated

3. gloomy causing dejection


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA blue day.
The dark days of the war.
A week of rainy depressing weather.
A disconsolate winter landscape.
The first dismal dispiriting days of November.
A dark gloomy day.
Grim rainy weather.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blue, dark, dingy, disconsolate, dismal, drab, drear, dreary, grim, sorry


Termer med lignende betydningcheerless, depressing, uncheerful


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)cheerful









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