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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A desolate atmosphere.

Usage examples (39)
  • But I am numb, not with fear or personal loss, but something far deeper: a sense of overpowering bleakness.
  • I recall the bleakness that engulfed the land at our first meeting 15 years ago.
  • Second, it presents "bleakness" as everyone's problem when in fact it is only the KMT's problem.
  • By this she means creating images of literal bleakness. for more
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