drear drear

Definition(s):

  • (adj) causing dejection

Usage(s):

  1. Now it is as dark and drear as the conventions of dystopian science fiction demand.
  2. Now it is as dark and drear as the conventions of dystopian science fiction demand.
  3. His drear tale is told through letters--printed in Beattie's trademark italics--that he wrote to his young mistress.

News

  • McNamara's Picks: 'Last Tango in Halifax,' 'Boardwalk Empire,' more

    "Last Tango in Halifax" -- The best new show of the fall is a rapturous mix of absurdly fairy-tale-romance and frantic modern complications, set in the sylvan drear of Yorkshire and brought to life by masterfully shaded performances.        
    on September 5, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Word of the Day
fathom fathom
/ˈfæ ðəm /