Lugubrious definitions

lo͝o-go͝o'brē-əs, -gyo͝o'-
Mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially to an exaggerated or ludicrous degree.
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Very sad or mournful, esp. in a way that seems exaggerated or ridiculous.
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The definition of lugubrious is someone who looks very sad, depressed or long-in-the-face.

An example of lugubrious is the expression on the face of a depressed boy.

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Gloomy, mournful or dismal, especially to an exaggerated degree.

The poor lighting and sparse maintenance, plus the rarefied traffic on its wide boulevards, made the effect of Pyongyang on the tourist distinctly lugubrious.

His client's lugubrious expression tipped off the detective that something lurked beneath her optimistic words.

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Origin of lugubrious

From Latin lūgubris from lūgēre to mourn