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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A manner that is serious and solemn; A feeling of melancholy apprehension; A state of partial or total darkness.

Usage examples (37)
  • Life might easily come to be sober to somberness, which is a thing unwholesome and undesirable.
  • So much for trying to jolly her out of her somberness.
  • An odd mix, though, a skim of ebullience over somberness.
  • I mean, there's a certain somberness as everyone has said. for more
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