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dismal
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  • It was the sixth of October, dismal and cold out of doors.
  • Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age.

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as in: a dismal expression Define
depressing or gloomy
as in: a dismal performance Define
of terrible quality
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