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Definition of the noun gloom
What does gloom mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: glooms
- a state of partial or total darkness
- a feeling of melancholy apprehension
- an atmosphere of depression and melancholy
- example: gloom pervaded the office
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of gloom: gloominess / glumness
- more generic words: ambiance / ambience / atmosphere = a particular environment or surrounding influence
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the noun gloom
- darkness, dimness or obscurity.
- a melancholy, depressing or despondent atmosphere
Definition of the verb gloom
What does gloom mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: gloomed | glooming | glooms
- [intransitive] To be dark or gloomy.
- [intransitive] to look or feel sad, sullen or despondent.
Who is Gloom?
Gloom is a musical artist, musician, webpage.
- also known as Bent Stamnes
- born on (36 years ago)
- read more about Gloom (musical artist)
Phrases with Gloom
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Lonely at the Top (2011)
The High Cost of Men's Success by Thomas Joiner, Ph.D.
a third result—and here the gloom is a little harder to conceal—was that “23 percent indicated that the recession increased awareness of an over-commitment to work at the expense of family and recreation.
by James Elkins
Dionysius's bril- liant gloom is the ancient source for the popular account in the 14th-cen- tury text known as The Mysticism of the Cloud of Unknowing.16 The Jacob's ladder metaphor and the chain of apophatic and kataphatic judgments are ...
Religion and the Critics of Law and State by David Saunders
To judge from Anthony Kronman's The Lost Lawyer: Failing Ideals of the Legal Profession, gloom is the order of the day. A brief initial reference to its author's disposition will help build the context of the present essay. The Lost Lawyer laments ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
GLOOM, n. s. fie v. a.~\ Sax.
Modern Music and Musicians: Encyclopedia: v. 1. A history of music; special articles; great composers; v. 2. Religious music of the world; vocal music and musicians; the opera; history and guide; v. 3. The theory of music; piano technique; special articles; modern instruments; anecdotes of musicians; dictionary. (musical terms and biography) (1912)
by Louis Charles Elson
Act first passes in the hut of Arth, a British tribesman, Burned in the lintel above the doorway is the sign of the Unspeakable Name, indicating that here dwells a druid—Gloom, Arth's son. The other members of this household are Enya, Arth's ...
GLOOM, / [xlomanz, Sax.] Twilight. Imperfe&t darkness; dismalness; obscurity ; defect of light : Glowing embers through the room, Teach light to counterfeit a gloom. Milton. Now warm in love, now with'ring in thy bloom, Lost in a convent's ...
Similes Dictionary (2013)
by Elyse Sommer
GLOOM. See Also: BEHAVIOR; DEJECTION; FACIAL EXPRESSIONS, SERIOUS ; SADNESS Bleak and uninviting as an empty hotel room —Jonathan Valin Bleak as a winter hillside —F. van Wyck Mason Brain which had become as ...
by Elizabeth Jewell
gloom /gl(5om/ • n. 1 darkness; obscurity. 2 melancholy; despondency. • v. 1 intr. be melancholy; frown. 2 intr.
by Philip Miller
Gloom Shrub, Pentandria Monogynia, Linnaeus ; Apocynea, Jussieu. Corolla of one petal, salver-shaped ; calyx five-parted ; stamens free, shorter than the corolla ; stone fruit (drupa) with two stones cohering, two- seeded Spreng. Syst. Veg.
by William Safire
gloom and doom, prophets of dioxide balance in the earth's general atmosphere and that a large scale global warming, with radical climate changes may result.” The idea of global climate change does not appear to have surfaced in the ...
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A thunderstorm menaced us for a while, but never actually spilled any rain.
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- Rain and gloom
With Panasonic Lumix G5 + Kodak Anastigmat 63mm F2.7 Cine
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- Evening gloom
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- Rainy Gloom
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- Spring from the gloom
A branch reaches out from the darkness of the woods, as the young shoots reach for the spring sun.
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- Gloom Mood
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- Amongst the Gloom
Sunlight illuminates this little glade.
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- In and out of the gloom
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- Gloom Meaning
Video shows what gloom means. Darkness, dimness or obscurity.. A melancholy, depressing or despondent atmosphere.. Cloudiness or heaviness of mind; ...
- June gloom Meaning
Video shows what June gloom means. Any of several gloomy weather conditions present during June mornings, especially conditions of clouds, cool ...
- Description des Abbey Bominable Gloom Beach !!! :)
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Quotes about Gloom
There will always be dissident voices heard in the land expresing opposition without alternatives, finding fault but never favor, perceiving gloom on every side, and seeking influence without responsibility. (John F. Kennedy)
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Scrabble value of G2L1O1O1M3
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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