down in the mouth

ADJECTIVE
  1. filled with melancholy and despondency
    gloomy predictions
    downcast after his defeat
    depressed by the loss of his job
    feeling discouraged and downhearted
    a dispirited and resigned expression on her face
    gloomy at the thought of what he had to face
    the darkening mood
    lonely and blue in a strange city
    a gloomy silence
    took a grim view of the economy
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How To Use down in the mouth In A Sentence

  • Ah Hsiang squeezed through from behind the forewomen , looking very down in the mouth.
  • Mrs. Foster is quite right in looking sharp after your colds, which is very generous of me to say, as I am down in the mouth and should have been cheered by a chat. Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley — Volume 2
  • Don't be so down in the mouth," chimed in Echion, the ragman; Satyricon
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