Word:

Gloom

Pronunciation: glŌm
n.1.
1.Partial or total darkness; thick shade; obscurity; as, the gloom of a forest, or of midnight.
2.A shady, gloomy, or dark place or grove.
Before a gloom of stubborn-shafted oaks.
- Tennyson .
3.Cloudiness or heaviness of mind; melancholy; aspect of sorrow; low spirits; dullness.
4.In gunpowder manufacture, the drying oven.
v. i.1.To shine or appear obscurely or imperfectly; to glimmer.
[imp. & p. p. Gloomed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Glooming.]
2.To become dark or dim; to be or appear dismal, gloomy, or sad; to come to the evening twilight.
[This weary day] . . . at last I see it gloom.
- Spenser.
v. t.1.To render gloomy or dark; to obscure; to darken.
A bow window . . . gloomed with limes.
- Walpole.
2.To fill with gloom; to make sad, dismal, or sullen.
Noun1.gloom - a state of partial or total darkness; "he struck a match to dispell the gloom"
2.gloom - a feeling of melancholy apprehension
3.gloom - an atmosphere of depression and melancholy; "gloom pervaded the office"
Synonyms: gloominess, glumness
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