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glum


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glum  \Glum\,  n.  [See  {Gloom}.] 
  Sullenness.  [Obs.]  --Skelton. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glum  \Glum\,  a. 
  Moody;  silent;  sullen. 
 
  I  frighten  people  by  my  glun  face.  --Thackeray. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glum  \Glum\,  v.  i. 
  To  look  sullen;  to  be  of  a  sour  countenance;  to  be  glum. 
  [Obs.]  --Hawes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  glum 
  adj  1:  reflecting  gloom;  "gloomy  faces"  [syn:  {gloomy},  {long-faced}] 
  2:  showing  a  brooding  ill  humor;  "a  dark  scowl";  "the 
  proverbially  dour  New  England  Puritan";  "a  glum,  hopeless 
  shrug";  "he  sat  in  moody  silence";  "a  morose  and 
  unsociable  manner";  "a  saturnine,  almost  misanthropic 
  young  genius"-  Bruce  Bliven;  "a  sour  temper";  "a  sullen 
  crowd"  [syn:  {dark},  {dour},  {glowering},  {moody},  {morose}, 
  {saturnine},  {sour},  {sullen}] 




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