Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / glumly
FEEDBACK

glumly

See definition of glumly on Dictionary.com

synonyms for glumly

  • sadly
  • despondently
  • forlornly
  • gloomily
  • sorrowfully
  • unpleasantly

antonyms for glumly

MOST RELEVANT
  • blithely
  • happily
  • luckily
  • merrily
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
This Quiz On Blue Opposites Will Surely "Blue" You Away
START THE QUIZ

How to use glumly in a sentence

One of these — Castiel — is a glum footnote that many fans will have a hard time accepting.
SUPERNATURAL’S BONKERS SERIES FINALE MARKED THE END OF AN ERA OF FANDOMAJA ROMANONOVEMBER 20, 2020VOX
Seizing a shovel, Johnnie's father slowly dug his way to Twinkleheels, who had stopped struggling and was waiting glumly for help.
THE TALE OF PONY TWINKLEHEELSARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
"Happy, you drive," he said, and Happy Jack turned without a word and climbed glumly up to the seat of the mess-wagon.
THE HAPPY FAMILYBERTHA MUZZY BOWER
The other two nodded glumly and we set off downhill again, heading back towards home.
LITTLE BROTHERCORY DOCTOROW
"I can't very well find a cave in Antarctica and hide," I replied glumly.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
Gordon hesitated, then swung glumly toward a corner where he could find a police call box.
POLICE YOUR PLANETLESTER DEL REY
Glumly he reviewed the sin for which he must one day answer.
THE DUCK-FOOTED HOUNDJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD
"Oh, that will happen but very seldom," Jake returned rather glumly.
YEKLABRAHAM CAHAN
Had not Mr. Stocks—now sitting glumly by her side—spoken the truth?
THE HALF-HEARTEDJOHN BUCHAN
"Mebbe I'd be better off if I was dead," said Hamlin, glumly.
THE TRAIL HORDECHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GLUMLY

  • despondently
  • forlornly
  • gloomily
  • glumly
  • sadly
  • sorrowfully
  • unpleasantly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.