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cheerlessness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cheerless  \Cheer"less\,  a. 
  Without  joy,  gladness,  or  comfort.  --  {Cheer"less*ly},  adv 
  --  {Cheer"less*ness},  n. 
 
  My  cheerful  day  is  turned  to  cheerles  night.  --Spenser. 
 
  Syn:  Gloomy;  sad;  comfortless;  dispiriting;  dicsconsolate; 
  dejected;  melancholy;  forlorn. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cheerlessness 
  n  :  a  feeling  of  dreary  or  pessimistic  sadness  [syn:  {uncheerfulness}] 
  [ant:  {cheerfulness}] 




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