Saturday, November 16, 2013

Today's #DailyDefinition brought to you by the word...morose via @DefinitionHouse


Words. Everywhere. They surround me, meld to my bones, and comfort me. Suddenly, they’re gone. There is no text, only white…stark, blankness. Their absence leaves me longing, needing more. Always more. Then, it appears on the horizon of the page, and I succumb to my...



morose

[muh-rohs]
adjective
1. gloomily or sullenly ill-humored, as a person or mood.
2. characterized by or expressing gloom.

Origin:
1555–65; < Latin mōrōsus fretful, peevish, willful, equivalent to mōr- (stem of mōs ) will, inclination + -ōsus -ose1

Synonyms
1. moody, sour, sulky, surly. See glum.

Antonyms
1. cheerful.


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