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dismal
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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dismal
Used in
Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Even the weather was dismal; all this chilly mist in the middle of July… It wasn't right, it wasn't normal… He turned over the second page of the memo, saw how much longer it went on, and gave it up as a bad job.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a dismal performance
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