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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
    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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