Definition of cheerless in English:

cheerless

Syllabification: cheer·less
Pronunciation: /ˈCHi(ə)rlis
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

cheerlessly

adverb
More example sentences
  • Notable and new, to me at least, was the spectacle of matronly gents dressing up as their mothers, aunties and schoolmarms in dowdy conservative outfits, cheerlessly dispensing disapproval over all.
  • Herman smiled cheerlessly, ‘and it's just beginning too.’
  • He regarded the entire game cheerlessly.

cheerlessness

noun
More example sentences
  • It was a strange combination of weather and location - something as pretty as snow, falling on the sleaze and cheerlessness of Kings Cross.
  • It echoed the pervasive cheerlessness of the late 1980s.
  • She could see the lush green lawn, and a tall willow tree at one corner, but the gray sky and drizzling rain added the cheerlessness in her mood.

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