Gloomy and Mournful


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Gloomy adjective – Causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer.
Usage example: the cold rain made for a gloomy day

Mournful is a synonym for gloomy in blue topic. In some cases you can use "Mournful" instead an adjective "Gloomy", when it comes to topics like sad, despondent, sombre, somber. popular alternative
Nearby Words: gloom, gloominess, gloomily, gloomed, glooming
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Mournful adjective – Expressing or suggesting mourning.
Usage example: she had such a mournful expression that someone teasingly asked if her dog had died

Gloomy is a synonym for mournful in dismal topic. You can use "Gloomy" instead an adjective "Mournful", if it concerns topics such as sad, property, sombre, somber. popular alternative
Nearby Words: mournfully, mourning, mourn, mourned, mourner
Synonyms for Mournful

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feeling gloomy feeling mournful feeling
sound gloomy sound mournful sound
style gloomy style mournful style
expression gloomy expression mournful expression
Other nouns: tone, theme, words, music, album, song, tune, lyrics.
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