动词过去式:gloomed 过去分词:gloomed 现在分词:glooming 第三人称单数:glooms
1 [U] near darkness 昏暗; 阴暗
*In the gathering gloom it was hard to see anythingdistinctly. 光线越来越暗, 什么东西都看不清.
2 [U, sing]feeling of sadness and hopelessness 忧郁; 忧愁; 失望
*The news cast a deep gloom over the village. 这消息使全村笼罩着一片愁云惨雾.
n [singular, U]literary
almost complete darkness He peered into the gathering (=increasing) gloom.
a feeling of great sadness and lack of hope a time of high unemployment and economic gloom
→doom and gloomatdoom2
1. In the gloom I could only just discern the outline of a building. 在黑暗中我只能依稀分辨出一座建筑物的轮廓来.
2. In the gathering gloom it was hard to see anythingdistinctly. 光线越来越暗, 什麽东西都看不清.