Synonyms of gloomy in English:



  • 1 a gloomy room filled with mahogany furniture
    [Antonyms] bright sunny well lit
  • 2 Joanna looked gloomy his gloomy expression
    despondent, downcast, downhearted, dejected, disconsolate, dispirited, crestfallen, cast down, depressed, disappointed, disheartened, discouraged, demoralized, desolate, heavy-hearted, in low spirits, low-spirited, sad, unhappy, glum, full of gloom, doleful, melancholy, miserable, woebegone, mournful, sorrowful, forlorn, long-faced, fed up, in the doldrums, subdued, wretched, lugubrious, Eeyorish, morose, sepulchral, saturnine, dour, mirthless, woeful
    British informal brassed off, cheesed off, looking as if one had lost a pound and found a penny
    literary dolorous
    archaic chap-fallen, adust
    [Antonyms] happy cheerful
  • 3 gloomy forecasts about the economy
    [Antonyms] optimistic upbeat
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