gloomily gloomily  /ɡ ˈlu mə li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with gloom

Usage(s):

  • Islam preached an afterlife of sensual pleasure for the true believer; some Hellenic religions gloomily warned of a dark, shadowy Hades.

News

  • Justin Smoak appears headed up to rejoin reeling Mariners

    Alex Liddi appeared to have been told in the postgame clubhouse that he is Class AAA bound. Liddi emerged from a back room right before we left and was sitting gloomily by his locker while a teammate or two headed over to chat. If he’s headed back, then Justin Smoak is coming up. Mariners mana
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

Quotes

  1. "It's gone lethargic again, intoned Lawro gloomily, as extra-time loomed. Not a showpiece," Lineker concluded - and the thought struck that relationships end with a partner being rubbished. "You're welcome to it, was the subliminal message to...
    on May 19, 2007 By: Gary Lineker Source: Independent

  2. "Two hundred years ago William Pitt gloomily rolled away the map of Europe for as long as Napoleon was on the loose," Jenkins wrote. "At Waterloo, 10 years later, it was unrolled."
    on Jun 21, 2005 By: Simon Jenkins Source: Taipei Times

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