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dour
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • Hermione bore up reasonably well on those nights when they managed to scavenge nothing but berries or stale biscuits, her temper perhaps a little shorter than usual and her silences dour.

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  • She gave me a dour look.
  • the proverbially dour New England Puritan

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