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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: dismal(0.00952 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to dismal.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: depressing in character or appearance; “drove through dingy
streets”; “the dismal prison twilight”- Charles
Dickens; “drab old buildings”; “a dreary mining town”;
“gloomy tenements”; “sorry routine that follows on the
heels of death”- B.A.Williams [syn: dingy, drab, drear,
dreary, gloomy, sorry]
2: causing dejection; “a blue day”; “the dark days of the war”;
“a week of rainy depressing weather”; “a disconsolate
winter landscape”; “the first dismal dispiriting days of
November”; “a dark gloomy day”; “grim rainy weather” [syn:
blue, dark, depressing, disconsolate, dispiriting,
English → English (gcide)
Dismal \Dis"mal\, a. [Formerly a noun; e. g., “I trow it was in
the dismalle.” Chaucer. Of uncertain origin; but perh. (as
suggested by Skeat) from OF. disme, F. d[^i]me, tithe, the
phrase dismal day properly meaning, the day when tithes must
be paid. See Dime.]
1. Fatal; ill-omened; unlucky. [Obs.]
An ugly fiend more foul than dismal day. --Spenser.
2. Gloomy to the eye or ear; sorrowful and depressing to the
feelings; foreboding; cheerless; dull; dreary; as, a
dismal outlook; dismal stories; a dismal place.
Full well the busy whisper, circling round,
Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frowned.
A dismal description of an English November.
Syn: Dreary; lonesome; gloomy; dark; ominous; ill-boding;
fatal; doleful; lugubrious; funereal; dolorous;
calamitous; sorrowful; sad; joyless; melancholy;