melancholy

  1. a feeling of thoughtful sadness
  2. a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed

melancholy

Type: Term Pronunciation: mel′ăn-kol′ē Synonyms: melancholia
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melancholy

[adj] - characterized by or causing or expressing sadness 2. [n] - a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed 3. [n] - a feeling of thoughtful sadness
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Melancholy

Mel'an·chol·y noun [ Middle English melancolie , French mélancolie , Latin melancholia , from Greek ...; me`las , -anos , black + ... gall, bile. See Malice , and 1st Gall .] 1. Depression of spirits; a gloomy state continuing a con...
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melancholy

1. Depressed in spirits; dejected; gloomy dismal. ... 2. Producing great evil and grief; causing dejection; calamitous; afflictive; as, a melancholy event. ... 3. Somewhat deranged in mind; having the jugment impaired. ... 4. Favorable to meditation; somber. 'A pretty, melancholy seat, well wooded and watered.' (Evelin) ... Synonym: Gloomy, sad, di...
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melancholy

melancholic adjective characterized by or causing or expressing sadness; `growing more melancholy every hour`; `her melancholic smile`; `we acquainted him with the melancholy truth`
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Melancholy

• (n.) Great and continued depression of spirits, amounting to mental unsoundness; melancholia. • (a.) Producing great evil and grief; causing dejection; calamitous; afflictive; as, a melancholy event. • (n.) Ill nature. • (n.) Depression of spirits; a gloomy state continuing a considerable time; deep dejection; gloominess. &bul...
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melancholy

melancholy Another spelling of melancholia.
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Melancholy

[Edvard Munch] Melancholy (Norwegian: melankoli; also known as Jaape on the Beach or Jealousy) is a painting by the Norwegian artist, Edvard Munch. Munch painted multiple variant versions of the expressionist work in oil on canvas during the period 1891–93. The painting depicts a man with his head resting in his hand in a pensive mood at ...
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melancholy

a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed
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melancholy

a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed
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melancholy

characterized by or causing or expressing sadness
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