English adjective: dreary
|1.||dreary lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise|
|Samples||Her drab personality.|
Life was drab compared with the more exciting life style overseas.
A series of dreary dinner parties.
|2.||dreary causing dejection|
|Samples||A 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.
|Synonyms||blue, dark, dingy, disconsolate, dismal, drab, drear, gloomy, grim, sorry|
|Similar||cheerless, depressing, uncheerful|