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Definition of Lugubriousness

Lugubriousness
Lugubrious Lu*gu"bri*ous, a. [L. lugubris, fr. lugere to mourn; cf. Gr. ? sad, Skr. ruj to break.] Mournful; indicating sorrow, often ridiculously or feignedly; doleful; woful; pitiable; as, a whining tone and a lugubrious look. Crossbones, scythes, hourglasses, and other lugubrious emblems of mortality. --Hawthorne. -- Lu*gu"bri*ous*ly, adv. -- Lu*gu"bri*ous*ness, n.

Meaning of Lugubriousness from wikipedia

- The Lugubrious Game (or The Mournful Game) is a part oil painting and part collage on cardboard artwork created by Salvador Dalí in 1929. It displays references...
- Gr****: µέλαινα χολή melaina chole "gall bladders" also Latin lugere lugubriousness to mourn, Latin morosus moroseness of self-will or fastidious habit...
- the bug-eyes, the yelling, the Mick Jagger poses, the Oscar-winning lugubriousness. Whittaker, Richard (January 31, 2017). "Nicolas Cage Takes Over the...
- 1935 – 20 January 2003) was a British actor specialising in laconic, lugubrious comedy roles. David Battley, elder son of John Battley, post-WW2 Labour...
- – 9 January 1975) was a British character actor who usually portra**** lugubrious, amiable ****ney types. His father was an antiques dealer. After attending...
- world (as they will), but it's the viewers stuck watching this messy, lugubrious sci-fi thriller who may feel like the ones being held captive." "Captive...
- Barrowclough in Porridge and "Foggy" Dewhurst in Last of the Summer Wine. His lugubrious world-weary face was a staple of British television for forty years. Though...
- review, praising the performances, and wrote: "There is something still lugubrious and overwrought about True Detective, but there's also a mesmerizing style...
- ladies called the Roly Polys. Dawson's style as a comic was world-weary, lugubrious and earthy. He was a talented pianist but developed a gag in which he...
- centuries, causing a dramatic increase in two aberrations (salicin and lugubrious), which have darker grey wings. Today, A. rumicis is important to conservation...
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