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- n. The emotion of being glum.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Moodiness; sullenness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The condition or character of being glum; sullenness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an atmosphere of depression and melancholy
- n. a gloomy ill-tempered feeling
Her own nickering complaints of Norah's "glumness" sank into dumb anxiety.
Vice President Biden did his best to bring some visual levity to the glumness to his left.
Just about everything is now getting viewed through a lens of glumness.
A glumness prevailed in the wake of the News of the World allegations of criminal malpractice by members of the Pakistan team.
Still, the glumness may be overdone, just as the optimism of the Goldilocks Economy was overdone.
The seven distinguished gentlemen seated inside a conference room in Washington on Thursday, January 26, 1922, listened to Commerce Secretary Herbert Hoover drone on with what must have been mixed feelings of glumness and resentment.
So, yes, all that glumness, and it was a truly grand Samhain, regardless.
Ann's journey from Paris to Italy is, in effect, a movement from glumness to warmth.
I know that it sounds trite, but the best antidote to rejection-induced glumness is to get right back on the proverbial horse.
And most importantly: I snapped out of the glumness.