Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Opposed to fun or festivity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Opposed to fun or festivity.

Etymologies

anti- +‎ thalian (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • She was finishing her education in a German convent, but Mr Toobad described her as being fully impressed with the truth of his Ahrimanic philosophy, [4] and being altogether as gloomy and antithalian a young lady as Mr Glowry himself could desire for the future mistress of

    Nightmare Abbey

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  • JM is resolute in his determination to avoid becoming an antithalian old fella.

    December 22, 2010