morose definition

  • adjective:
    • Sullenly melancholy; gloomy.
    • Sullen, gloomy; showing a brooding sick humour
    • Of a sour temper; sullen and austere; ill-humored; extreme.
    • Lascivious; brooding over wicked ideas.
    • showing a brooding ill humor
  • others:
    • Fastidious; scrupulous.
    • Of a sour temper; severe; sullen and austere.
    • Synonyms Gloomy. Sulky, etc. (see sullen), gruff, crabbed, crusty, churlish, surly, ill-humored, ill-natured, cross-grained.
    • Lingering; persistent.

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