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melancholy /,melənkəli/
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    Concise Dictionary
    melancholies'melənkɑlɪ /-kəlɪ
    +a feeling of thoughtful sadness
    +a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed
    +a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the kidneys or spleen and to cause sadness and melancholy
    +characterized by or causing or expressing sadness
    +grave or even gloomy in character

    Advanced English Dictionary
    noun, adjective
    + noun [U] (formal) a deep feeling of sadness that lasts for a long time and often cannot be explained: A mood of melancholy descended on us. + There is a brooding melancholy in his black and white photography.
    + adjective
    very sad or making you feel sadness: melancholy thoughts / memories + The melancholy song died away.

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