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 m&omacron;r&omacron;sus, peevish, from m&omacron;s, m&omacron;r-, self-will, caprice, manner; see m&emacron;-1 in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more morose, superlative most morose)