Glumly Glum"ly, adv. In a glum manner; sullenly; moodily. [1913 Webster]

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  • glumly — adv. Glumly is used with these verbs: ↑nod, ↑stare, ↑think …   Collocations dictionary

  • glumly — glum ► ADJECTIVE (glummer, glummest) ▪ dejected; morose. DERIVATIVES glumly adverb. ORIGIN related to dialect glum to frown , variant of GLOOM(Cf. ↑gloom) …   English terms dictionary

  • glumly — adverb see glum …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • glumly — See glum. * * * …   Universalium

  • glumly — adverb in a glum manner Syn: moodily, sullenly …   Wiktionary

  • glumly — adv. gloomily, sullenly; despondently …   English contemporary dictionary

  • glumly — glum·ly …   English syllables

  • glumly — See: glum …   English dictionary

  • glumly — adverb in a sullen manner he sat in his chair dourly • Syn: ↑dourly, ↑sullenly • Derived from adjective: ↑glum, ↑sullen (for: ↑sullenly), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • glum — glumly, adv. glumness, n. /glum/, adj., glummer, glummest. sullenly or silently gloomy; dejected. [1425 75; late ME; var. of GLOOM] Syn. moody, sulky; despondent, melancholy. GLUM, MOROSE, SULLEN, DOUR, SURLY all are adjectives describing a… …   Universalium

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