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Overview of adj bleak

The adj bleak has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) black, bleak, dim

(offering little or no hope; "the future looked black"; "prospects were bleak"; "Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge; "took a dim view of things")

2. (1) bare, barren, bleak, desolate, stark

(providing no shelter or sustenance; "bare rocky hills"; "barren lands"; "the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes"; "the desolate surface of the moon"; "a stark landscape")

3. bleak, cutting, raw

(unpleasantly cold and damp; "bleak winds of the North Atlantic") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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