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Definition of the noun gloominess
What does gloominess mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: gloominesses
- an atmosphere of depression and melancholy
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of gloominess: gloom / glumness
- more generic words: ambiance / ambience / atmosphere = a particular environment or surrounding influence
- more specific words:
- a feeling of melancholy apprehension
- the quality of excessive mournfulness and uncheerfulness
Alternative definition of the noun gloominess
- The state or condition of being gloomy.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gloominess
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Time’s Covenant (1987)
The Essays and Sermons of William Clancy by William Clancy
But gloominess is the opposite of what Lent is all about. Lent is a time of profound hope. Lent is a time of profound renewal. Lent, properly understood, is psychologically and theologically a profoundly joyous time. The first reading we heard ...
Johnson's English Dictionary (1834)
by Samuel Johnson
State of silent sullenness; moroseness; gloominess. Grutu. stoy. sål-kè. a. [rolcen, Sax.] Sluggishly discontented; silently sullen; morose. Haslam. SULL, sål n.s. [rulh, Sax .; suola, Icel.] ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
The gloominess in which sometimes the ...
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Scrabble value of G2L1O1O1M3I1N1E1S1S1
The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine