Definition of 'glum'
Example sentences containing 'glum'
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Not that he seems particularly glum about the prospect. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The previous night he looked glum after a meal out. The Sun (2012)But might one chap feel rather glum? The Sun (2012)Perhaps the case of a dead junior doctor will put a smile back on his glum face? The Sun (2014)The couple had looked glum as they walked on the beach. The Sun (2013)As much as his glum face likes anything that is. The Sun (2012)She left the court looking glum and without saying anything. The Sun (2011)It seemed all the guests wanted to sit and look glum. The Sun (2013)They did look a bit glum. The Sun (2006)There were no glum faces tonight. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He had to give up rugby, and got rather glum as a result. Times, Sunday Times (2009)With just a drizzle of spectators, the stadium looked pretty glum. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Frankly it's left me a bit glum. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Yesterday he looked glum at training in Manchester. The Sun (2013)Despite the win, he looked glum. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Ihave to say I felt a bit glum. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If this represents global culture, it's all pretty glum. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Broken Bells Why the glum faces? Times, Sunday Times (2010)But scratch beneath the surface and you will find that it's still a bit glum on the other side of the Atlantic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was now nearing the end of filming and, looking at the glum and exhausted faces around the film set, things had not gone well. The Sun (2015)
Trends of 'glum'
Used Occasionally. glum is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'glum'
British English: glum ADJECTIVE
Someone who is glum is sad and quiet because they are disappointed or unhappy about something.
She was very glum and was obviously missing her children.
Definition of glum from the Collins English Dictionary
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