Definitions For Gloom


  • A feeling of melancholy apprehension
  • A state of partial or total darkness
  • An atmosphere of depression and melancholy


  • Partial or total darkness
  • A feeling of sadness

Is Gloom a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Gloom is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gloom in a Sentence

  • We just sat there, glooming, as we waited and waited for our dinners to arrive
  • He continued to gloom over the fact that he had been passed over for promotion to district manager
  • The painting captures the gloom of a foggy night.
  • He walked away, disappearing into the gloom.
  • The gloom of the forest

Synonyms for Gloom

Antonyms for Gloom

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