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melancholy
used in Anne Of Green Gables

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Definition
a sad feeling or manner — sometimes thoughtfully sad
  • It isn't a really truly religious piece of poetry, but it's so sad and melancholy that it might as well be.
    Chapter 11 — Anne's Impressions of Sunday-School (84% in)
  • I always thought it was kind of melancholy, but Mrs. Allan's isn't, and I'd like to be a Christian if I could be one like her.
    Chapter 21 — A New Departure in Flavorings (41% in)

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