Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Gloomy

Gloomy

  1. Imperfectly illuminated; dismal through obscurity or darkness; dusky; dim; clouded; as, the cavern was gloomy.
  2. Affected with, or expressing, gloom; melancholy; dejected; as, a gloomy temper or countenance.

Gloomy Quotations

May God protect me from gloomy saints.
Saint Teresa of Avila

Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations the most abhorrent is body without mind.
Thomas Jefferson

I think I'm less gloomy than I used to be - I've got a very supportive other half.
Martin Freeman

Hell, covering all with its gloomy vapors, has cast shadows on even the holiest eyes.
Jean Racine

It is not fitting, when one is in God's service, to have a gloomy face or a chilling look.
Francis of Assisi
More "Gloomy" Quotations

Gloomy Translations

gloomy in Dutch is naargeestig, somber, troosteloos
gloomy in Italian is accigliato
gloomy in Latin is ater atra atrum, acerbus
gloomy in Norwegian is dyster
gloomy in Spanish is tenebroso
gloomy in Swedish is dunkel, trist, kuslig
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote
Disable adblock instructions
I have disabled Adblock