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Uncheerfulness

Definition of the noun uncheerfulness

What does uncheerfulness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a feeling of dreary or pessimistic sadness
    • lexical domain: Feelings - nouns denoting feelings and emotions
    • synonym of uncheerfulness: cheerlessness
    • more generic words: sadness / unhappiness = emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being
    • more specific word: joylessness = a feeling of dismal cheerlessness
  2. not conducive to cheer or good spirits

Alternative definition of the noun uncheerfulness

noun

  1. The state or condition of being uncheerful.

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Google previewSpelling Dictionary of the English Language (1831)

by [John] Entick

Uncheerfulness,. s. melancholy, want of spirits Unchew'ed, a. not masticated Unchild, v. a. to deprive or bereave of children Unchristian, a contrary to Christianity, infidel Uncircumcised, a. not circumcised Uncircumci"sion, s. omission of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

UNCHEERFULNESS. n.s. Melancholy ; Icoroiness of temper. — A natural uncheerfulness of heart. Addis. * UNCHECKED, adj. 1. Unrestrained ; not hindered. — Apt the mind, or fancy, is to rove Uncbeci'd. Milton. —Thee on the wing thy ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1870)

by Robert Gordon Latham

Uncheerfulness. s. Attribute suggested by Un cheerful; gloominess of temper. Many, by a natural uncheerfulness of heart, love to indulge this uncomfortable way of life-Addison, Spectator. Uncheáry, adj. Dull; not enlivening. The sad accidents ...

Google previewA dictionary of the English language ... Abstracted from the folio edition ... To this edition are added, a History of the English language, the author's preface to the folio, and a considerable number of words, none of which are contained in the London octavo. The second edition, carefully revised (1764)

- UNCHEERFULNESS. f. Melancholy 3 gloominefs of temper. Addifan. UNCHECKED. a. Unrestrained; not fluctated. Shakesp. Milton. UNCHÉ'wED. a. Not masticated. Dryden.

Google previewThe Imperial dictionary, on the basis of Webster's English dictionary (1883)

by John Ogilvie

Burton, Uncheerfulness (un-cheVful-nes), n. Want of cheerfulness; sadness. Spectator. Uncheery (un-cheVi), a. Dull; not enlivening. 'Tne uncheery hours which perpetually overtake us.' Sterne. Un child (un-child'), v.t 1. To bereave of children; ...

Google previewA General Dictionary of the English Language (1780)

One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan

UNCHEERFULNESS, ủn-tíhėr'-fủl-nis. f. Melancholy, gloominefs of temper. UNCHECKED, ủn-tíhěkt'. a.

Google previewEntick's New Spelling Dictionary ... Carefully revised, corrected, and improved, by John Robinson (1834)

by John ENTICK, John ROBINSON (Schoolmaster, of London.)

Uncheerfulness, s. melancholy, dejection, want of spirits.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning (1790)

by Thomas Sheridan

UNCHEERFULNESS,ün-tshër'-fúlnis. s. Melancholy, gloominess of temper. UNCHECKED, in-tshěkt'. a. Unrestrained. UNCHEWED, in-tshö'd. Inasticated. To UNCHILD, tin-tshi'ld. v. a. To deprive of children. UNCHRISTIAN, in-kris'-tshēn. a.

Google previewA complete dictionary of the English language (1797)

by Thomas Sheridan

UNCHEERFULNESS. un-tfber-fil- ...

Google previewA General Dictionary of the English Language. One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard of Pronunciation. To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar. By Thomas Sheridan, A.M. (1780)

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UNCHEERFULNESS, fin-tshEK-sfil-nls. s. Melancholy, gloominess of temper.

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Scrabble value of U1N1C3H4E1E1R1F4U1L1N1E1S1S1

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