Dismal and Grievous


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Dismal adjective – Causing unhappiness.
Usage example: the dismal failure of our hopes for the championship

Grievous is a synonym for dismal. In some cases you can use "Grievous" instead an adjective "Dismal".
Nearby Word: dismally
Synonyms for Dismal


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Grievous adjective – Difficult to endure.
Dismal is a synonym for grievous in severe topic. Sometimes you can use "Dismal" instead an adjective "Grievous".
Nearby Words: grieve, grieved, grieving, grievously
Synonyms for Grievous

Things that words describes

fate dismal fate grievous fate
example dismal example grievous example
failure dismal failure grievous failure
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