English dictionary definition of:



  • the quality of excessive mournfulness and uncheerfulness
  • a feeling of melancholy apprehension
  • an atmosphere of depression and melancholy


gloom glumness lugubriousness sadness somberness sombreness

Scrabble score for gloominess

Scrabble score = 13

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

generated at 13:05:30 on 20-11-19

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