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gloom

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  • nounmelancholy, depression
  • noundarkness, blackness
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Synonyms for gloom

noun melancholy, depression
  • anguish
  • bitterness
  • despair
  • discouragement
  • doldrums
  • foreboding
  • grief
  • horror
  • malaise
  • misery
  • pessimism
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • weariness
  • woe
  • blues
  • catatonia
  • chagrin
  • cheerlessness
  • dejection
  • desolation
  • despondency
  • disconsolateness
  • distress
  • dolor
  • downheartedness
  • dullness
  • dumps
  • heaviness
  • misgiving
  • mopes
  • morbidity
  • mourning
  • oppression
  • pensiveness
  • unhappiness
  • vexation
  • blue devils
  • blue funk
  • dismals
  • heavy-heartedness
  • low spirits
  • saturninity

Antonyms for gloom

  • cheer
  • cheerfulness
  • confidence
  • contentment
  • delight
  • gladness
  • happiness
  • hopefulness
  • joy
  • joyfulness
  • pleasure
  • trust
  • comfort
  • animation
  • brightness
  • contentedness
  • encouragement
  • light
  • sparkle
  • sunniness
  • vivaciousness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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bedim

verb. blur
  • adumbrate
  • becloud
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  • darken
  • fade
  • fog
  • gloom
  • mist
  • obscure
  • overcast

blue devils

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