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English adjective: cheerless

1. cheerless causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy

SamplesThe economic outlook is depressing.
Something cheerless about the room.
A moody and uncheerful person.
An uncheerful place.

Synonymsdepressing, uncheerful

Similarblue, dark, dingy, disconsolate, dismal, drab, drear, dreary, gloomy, grim, melancholy, somber, sombre, sorry

See alsojoyless, unhappy

Attributecheer, cheerfulness, sunniness, sunshine


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