The captain was a clever, melancholic man, who had no unusual grip on his crew.
This is the melancholic temperament, which does not shrink from the most profound inquiry.
My dear Madam, I am really getting too serious, philosophic, and melancholic.
She watched Paul growing irritable, priggish, and melancholic.
But he fretted so, got so furious suddenly, and again was melancholic.