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dour

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  • adjgloomy, grim
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Synonyms for dour

adj gloomy, grim
  • bleak
  • glum
  • harsh
  • morose
  • sullen
  • surly
  • crabbed
  • dismal
  • dreary
  • forbidding
  • hard
  • saturnine
  • severe
  • sour
  • stringent
  • sulky
  • ugly
  • unfriendly

Antonyms for dour

  • bright
  • cheerful
  • gentle
  • happy
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • cheery
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More words related to dour

austere

adjective. grim, barren
  • bald
  • bare
  • bare-bones
  • bleak
  • clean
  • dour
  • plain
  • primitive
  • rustic
  • severe
  • simple
  • spare
  • spartan
  • stark
  • subdued
  • unadorned
  • unembellished
  • vanilla

crabbier

adjective. irritable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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