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melancholy
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A Christmas Carol
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  • He spoke before the hour bell sounded, which it now did with a deep, dull, hollow, melancholy ONE.
  • It opened before them, and disclosed a long, bare, melancholy room, made barer still by lines of plain deal forms and desks.
  • Scrooge took his melancholy dinner in his usual melancholy tavern; and having read all the newspapers, and beguiled the rest of the evening with his banker’s-book, went home to bed.
  • Scrooge took his melancholy dinner in his usual melancholy tavern; and having read all the newspapers, and beguiled the rest of the evening with his banker’s-book, went home to bed.

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  • Since her dog died she’s been in a melancholy mood.
  • This weather makes me melancholy. I can’t wait for spring,

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