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adjective gloomy pronunciation in British English /ˈɡluːmi/
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adjectivegloomy
comparativegloomier
superlativegloomiest
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  1. 1
    feeling sad and without hope
    He became very gloomy and depressed.
  2. 2
    showing that things are not going well and will probably not go well in the future
    gloomy prospects
    The economic news is gloomy.
  3. 3
    dark in a way that makes you feel sad or a little afraid
    gloomy weather
    a gloomy old library

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