Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The quality of being bleak; coldness; desolation: as, “the bleakness of the air,”

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  • noun The characteristic of being bleak.

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  • noun a bleak and desolate atmosphere

Etymologies

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bleak +‎ -ness

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