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synonyms for gloominess

  • dejection
  • despondency
  • doldrums
  • dumps
  • gloom
  • glumness
  • melancholy
  • moodiness
  • mournfulness
  • sadness
  • unhappiness
  • heavy heart
  • low spirits
  • the dismals
  • the mopes
  • anguish
  • despair
  • loneliness
  • misery
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • dejection
  • gloom
  • melancholy
  • mourning
  • woe
  • wretchedness

antonyms for gloominess

MOST RELEVANT
  • cheer
  • gladness
  • happiness
  • joy
  • euphoria
  • gaiety
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        How to use gloominess in a sentence

        He perceived Ida after awhile, and acknowledged her presence by touching his hat, with no loss of gloominess.
        ALONEMARION HARLAND
        Anne reproached me for my gloominess and went off early, hurt, I know, at my seeming indifference.
        THE WASTED GENERATIONOWEN JOHNSON
        The vicissitudes of all seasons occurred in one, and, before my spring had closed, I had felt the winter's gloominess and cold.
        BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXVIII. FEBRUARY, 1843. VOL. LIII.VARIOUS
        Gonzalo guessed the purport of Don Rosendo's journey, and his gloominess increased.
        THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL. 2ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
        She at once thought of kindling a fire as the only means she had of taking away some of the gloominess of the place.
        PEAK'S ISLANDFORD PAUL
        But amidst all this gloominess and desolation, one star beamed with a constant and steady radiance, and that star was yourself.
        GRAHAM'S MAGAZINE VOL XXXII NO. 6 JUNE 1848VARIOUS
        Being of a nature more or less sensitive to atmospheric influences, I feel a corresponding gloominess.
        FIBBLE, D. D.IRVIN SHREWSBURY COBB
        His piquant conceits modified the gloominess, I might say the lugubriousness, of his countenance.
        THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME II (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
        What strikes one in this city is a general aspect of gloominess.
        FROM PARIS TO PEKIN OVER SIBERIAN SNOWSVICTOR MEIGNAN
        You may say such ideas bring gloominess, pessimism into our lives.
        THE INNER CONSCIOUSNESSSWAMI PRAKASHANANDA
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO GLOOMINESS

        • dejections
        • despondency
        • doldrums
        • dumps
        • gloom
        • gloominess
        • glumness
        • heavy hearts
        • low spirits
        • melancholies
        • moodiness
        • mournfulness
        • sadness
        • the dismals
        • the mopes
        • unhappiness
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