Glum and Somber

Glum

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

Somber is a synonym for glum in scowling topic. In some cases you can use "Somber" instead an adjective "Glum", when it comes to topics like gloomy, happy.
Nearby Word: glumly
Synonyms for Glum

Somber

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Somber adjective – Causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer.
Usage example: the somber occasion of a dear friend's funeral

Glum is a synonym for somber in scowling topic. You can use "Glum" instead an adjective "Somber", if it concerns topics such as gloomy, happy.
Nearby Words: sombre, somberly
Synonyms for Somber
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