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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Bleak (0.00929 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Bleak.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: bleak dingin, kusam, suram
English → English (WordNet) Definition: bleak bleak adj 1: offering little or no hope; “the future looked black”; “prospects were bleak”; “Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult”- J.M.Synge; “took a dim view of things” [syn: black, dim] 2: providing no shelter or sustenance; “bare rocky hills”; “barren lands”; “the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes”; “the desolate surface of the moon”; “a stark landscape” [syn: bare, barren, desolate, stark] 3: unpleasantly cold and damp; “bleak winds of the North Atlantic” [syn: cutting, raw]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Bleak Bleak \Bleak\ (bl[=e]k), a. [OE. blac, bleyke, bleche, AS. bl[=a]c, bl[=ae]c, pale, wan; akin to Icel. bleikr, Sw. blek, Dan. bleg, OS. bl[=e]k, D. bleek, OHG. pleih, G. bleich; all from the root of AS. bl[=i]can to shine; akin to OHG. bl[=i]chen to shine; cf. L. flagrare to burn, Gr. fle`gein to burn, shine, Skr. bhr[=a]j to shine, and E. flame. [root]98. Cf. Bleach, Blink, Flame.] 1. Without color; pale; pallid. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] When she came out she looked as pale and as bleak as one that were laid out dead. --Foxe. [1913 Webster] 2. Desolate and exposed; swept by cold winds. [1913 Webster] Wastes too bleak to rear The common growth of earth, the foodful ear. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] At daybreak, on the bleak sea beach. --Longfellow. [1913 Webster] 3. Cold and cutting; cheerless; as, a bleak blast. [1913 Webster] -- Bleak"ish, a. -- Bleak"ly, adv. -- Bleak"ness, n. [1913 Webster] Bleak \Bleak\, n. [From Bleak, a., cf. Blay.] (Zo["o]l.) A small European river fish (Leuciscus alburnus), of the family Cyprinid[ae]; the blay. [Written also blick.] [1913 Webster] Note: The silvery pigment lining the scales of the bleak is used in the manufacture of artificial pearls. --Baird. [1913 Webster]

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