Simple Definition of cheerless
: not causing happiness or warm feelings : bleak or gloomy
Examples of cheerless in a sentence
The room was surprisingly bare and cheerless.
<a dank and cheerless castle that was once the site of unspeakable horrors>
First Known Use of cheerless
Synonym Discussion of cheerless
CHEERLESS Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up cheerless? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).