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- n. The characteristic of being bleak.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being bleak; coldness; desolation: as, “the bleakness of the air,”
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- n. a bleak and desolate atmosphere
bleak + -ness (Wiktionary)