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somber
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  • The bushes were inky black, the ground a sombre grey, the sky colourless and cheerless.
  • But as it was, the thing that struck me with keenest force was the enormous waste of labour to which this sombre wilderness of rotting paper testified.
  • Dozens of them seemed to be crawling here and there, in the sombre light, among the foliated sheets of intense green.

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  • Before she said anything, I knew it was bad news from her somber face.
  • She wore a somber black dress to the funeral.

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