Cheery and Glum


Cheery adjective - Having or showing a good mood or disposition.
Usage example: a cheery grin on the host of the holiday party

Glum is an antonym for cheery.


Glum adjective - Causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer.
Usage example: a cold, glum day

Cheery is an antonym for glum in gloomy topic.

Nearby Word: glumly
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Glum and Cheery. (2016). Retrieved 2023, May 29, from
Cheery & Glum. N.p., 2016. Web. 29 May. 2023. <>.
Glum or Cheery. 2016. Accessed May 29, 2023.
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