A morose young man.
The definition of morose is having a gloomy attitude or character.
An example of morose is a person who is sad about all situations.
- ill-tempered; gloomy, sullen, etc.
- characterized by gloom
Origin of moroseClassical Latin morosus, peevish, fretful from mos (gen. moris), manner: see mood
Sullenly melancholy; gloomy.
Origin of moroseLatin mōrōsus peevish from mōs mōr- self-will, caprice, manner ; see mē-1 in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more morose, superlative most morose)