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Adjective
Dark or poorly lit
“Nathan shuddered as he walked through the dark and gloomy corridor.”
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Causing or feeling depression or despondency
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“I tried to shake my gloomy mood for the sake of Kate who was trying hard to make me feel better.”
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Negative or pessimistic in nature
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“Experts say that the economic outlook for next year is gloomy.”
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Having a forbidding or joyless appearance
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“On a muddy street near the waterfront, there was a gloomy tavern called The Seven Stars.”
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Not conducive to success
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Suggestive of being angry or in a foul mood
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Visually cloudy, difficult or impossible to see through
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Of a serious or important nature or consequence
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Characterized by windy or stormy conditions
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Creating needless worry or panic
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Noun
A person who tends to see the worst aspect of things or believe that the worst will happen
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