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lugubrious
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Heart of Darkness
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  • There was a touch of insanity in the proceeding, a sense of lugubrious drollery in the sight; and it was not dissipated by somebody on board assuring me earnestly there was a camp of natives—he called them enemies!

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  • It’s hard to say "No" to that lugubrious hound-dog face.
  • Presently a dog set up a long, lugubrious howl just outside...
    Twain, Mark  --  Tom Sawyer

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