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Word: saturnine

Definition: morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.


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::: muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
::: cabal - small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
::: hoard - stockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
::: rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
::: motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
::: deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
::: anthropomorphic - having human form or characteristics
::: irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated
::: prognosticate - predict (according to present indications)
::: nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial