gloomy (

     adj 1: characterized by hopelessness; filled with gloom; "gloomy at
            the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy
            predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of
            the economy" [syn: grim]
     2: depressing in character or appearance; "drove through dingy
        streets"; "the dismal prison twilight"- Charles Dickens;
        "drab old buildings"; "a dreary mining town"; "gloomy
        tenements"; "sorry routine that follows on the heels of
        death"- B.A.Williams [syn: dingy, dismal, drab, drear,
         dreary, sorry]
     3: depressingly dark; "the gloomy forest"; "the glooming
        interior of an old inn"; "`gloomful' is archaic" [syn: glooming,
     4: causing or suggestive of sorrow or gloom; "a gloomy
        outlook"; "gloomy news" [syn: depressing, depressive,
     5: reflecting gloom; "gloomy faces" [syn: glum, long-faced]
     6: causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war";
        "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate
        winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of
        November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather" [syn:
         blue, dark, depressing, disconsolate, dismal, dispiriting,