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In the winter of 1941-42, the daily food ration was down to a morose 250 grams.
THE BOTANIST WHO DEFIED STALIN - ISSUE 99: UNIVERSALITYLEE ALAN DUGATKINAPRIL 21, 2021NAUTILUS
Winslet’s dowdy, frumpish, and middle-aged Mary blossoms before our eyes to reveal the beauty that has been right in front of us all along, while Ronan’s morose, hollow Charlotte transitions into a vibrant, confident woman by her side.
WINSLET, RONAN HAVE SEASIDE RENDEZVOUS IN ‘AMMONITE’JOHN PAUL KINGDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Gen X, the least excited generation about returning to the workplace, may also be saddling the experience with morose expectations.
GEN Z REALLY WANTS TO GET BACK TO THE OFFICEFIONA ZUBLINSEPTEMBER 1, 2020OZY
How many in Melbourne injure wealth and brain, I leave to more skilled and morose critics.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
There are few greater annoyances of life than an irritable woman, rendered doubly morose by the infirmities of years.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
He went upstairs to his room in this morose state and, procuring a revolver, after a short time came down and shot at his sister.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
I paced the deck for hours, and grew morose and nervous, chafing under the slowness of the stout craft.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
Shiel half turned away, not sullen, not morose, but with a strange apathy settled on him.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Devotion is either a morose and melancholy passion, or it is a violent and obstinate enthusiasm.
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
Rochford was unusually silent; a change had evidently come over him, and he seemed almost morose and sullen.
IN THE WILDS OF FLORIDAW.H.G. KINGSTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MOROSE

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