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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Sullen or gloomy in attitude.

Usage examples (38)
  • I felt morose after I failed the test last week.
  • Part of me being all morose is that I am essentially still on bed rest, week two.
  • Some one of them giggled, but the remainder regarded her in morose and intense silence.
  • Durk of the Farlain was known as a morose, solitary man. for more
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