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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gloomy  \Gloom"y\,  a.  [Compar.  {Gloomier};  superl.  {Gloomiest}.] 
  1.  Imperfectly  illuminated;  dismal  through  obscurity  or 
  darkness;  dusky;  dim;  clouded;  as  the  cavern  was  gloomy. 
  ``Though  hid  in  gloomiest  shade.''  --Milton. 
 
  2.  Affected  with  or  expressing,  gloom;  melancholy;  dejected; 
  as  a  gloomy  temper  or  countenance. 
 
  Syn:  Dark;  dim;  dusky;  dismal;  cloudy;  moody;  sullen;  morose; 
  melancholy;  sad;  downcast;  depressed;  dejected; 
  disheartened. 




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