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melancholy
used in The Remains of the Day

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Definition
a sad feeling or manner — sometimes thoughtfully sad
  • Mr Cardinal fell silent again and for a moment -perhaps it was to do with his having evoked memories of his late father - he looked extremely melancholy.
    4a — Day 4 - Afternoon (82% in)

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