from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Overcast; threatening.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. dark and gloomy; threatening; lowering

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Cloudy; gloomy; lowering

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Cloudy; threatening: said of weather.


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  • Useful word, deserves revival.

    February 20, 2019