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1. bleakness

noun. ['ˈbliːknəs'] a bleak and desolate atmosphere.

Synonyms

  • glumness
  • nakedness
  • bareness
  • desolation
  • gloom

Antonyms

  • closeness
  • unsociability
  • happiness

Etymology

  • -ness (English)
  • bleak (English)
  • bleke (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Bleakness

  • uniqueness
  • preakness
  • weakness

Example sentences of the word bleakness


1. Noun, singular or mass
Young people are buried in dark and dull clothing colors reflecting the bleakness of a life cut short.

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