adjective cheer·less \-ləs\

: not causing happiness or warm feelings : bleak or gloomy

Full Definition of CHEERLESS

:  lacking qualities that cheer :  bleak, joyless <a cheerless room>
cheer·less·ly adverb
cheer·less·ness noun

Examples of CHEERLESS

  1. The room was surprisingly bare and cheerless.
  2. <a dank and cheerless castle that was once the site of unspeakable horrors>

First Known Use of CHEERLESS


Rhymes with CHEERLESS


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