uncheerful

adjective un·cheerful \"+\

Definition of uncheerful

  1. :  not cheerful or cheering :  gloomy a moody and uncheerful person an uncheerful place

uncheerfully

\"+\ adverb

uncheerfulness

noun

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Origin and Etymology of uncheerful

Middle English unchereful, from 1un- + chereful, cherefull cheerful


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