What does gloomy mean?

Definitions for gloomy
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. glooming, gloomy, gloomful, sulky(adj)

    depressingly dark

    "the gloomy forest"; "the glooming interior of an old inn"; "`gloomful' is archaic"

  2. gloomy, grim, blue, depressed, dispirited, down(p), downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth, low, low-spirited(adj)

    filled with melancholy and despondency

    "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted"

  3. blue, dark, dingy, disconsolate, dismal, gloomy, grim, sorry, drab, drear, dreary(adj)

    causing dejection

    "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"

Wiktionary

  1. gloomy(Adjective)

    Imperfectly illuminated; dismal through obscurity or darkness; dusky; dim; clouded.

    The cavern was gloomy.

  2. gloomy(Adjective)

    Affected with, or expressing, gloom; melancholy; dejected.

    a gloomy temper or countenance

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gloomy

    imperfectly illuminated; dismal through obscurity or darkness; dusky; dim; clouded; as, the cavern was gloomy

  2. Gloomy

    affected with, or expressing, gloom; melancholy; dejected; as, a gloomy temper or countenance

How to say gloomy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gloomy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gloomy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of gloomy in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    In narrow and gloomy streets, keep your spirit high!

  2. Owner Suzanne Wade Ehrlich:

    Even in the winter time when it's super gloomy, the whole house is filled with light.

  3. Francis of Assisi:

    It is not fitting, when one is in God's service, to have a gloomy face or a chilling look.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Writer is a miner; he works in the gloomy places like a miner to get the precious material.

  5. Jeffrey Landsberg:

    When they do, they will realize how gloomy prospects are for the longer-term dry bulk shipping market.

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