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somber also: (British English) sombre
American English: /ˈsɑmbər/
British English: /ˈsɒmbə/

Translation of somber in Spanish:


  • 1 (dark)
    oscuro y apagado
    Example sentences
    • Neutral colours can look too bland and dark colours too sombre.
    • The paintings seem at first to be sombre in tone, coloured mostly by umbers and sepia-like hues.
    • Striped pants and jackets come in sombre or bold colours, and vertical striped sports shirts in uneven or even patterns.
  • 2 (melancholy)
    Example sentences
    • He wore a gray uniform with a long coat and heavy leather boots and his face wore a stern, somber expression.
    • You could have gone two ways with this thing and been very sombre and serious about this subject.
    • Sharma reported it all in a deep and somber voice, manly but sensitive.
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