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Synonyms of sombre in English:


  • 1 it was the custom to wear very sombre clothes to a funeral
    dark, dark-coloured, dull, dull-coloured, drab, dingy, shady;
    restrained, subdued, sober, funereal, severe, austere
    [Antonyms] bright
  • 2 he looked at her with a sombre expression
    gloomy, depressed, sad, melancholy, dismal, doleful, mournful, joyless, cheerless, lugubrious, funereal, sepulchral
    [Antonyms] cheerful
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