Definitions and translations for "melancholy"

Definition of melancholy

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Adjective
1. Affected with great sadness or depression.
Melancholy people don't talk much.
Noun
2. Black bile, formerly thought to be one of the four "cardinal humours" of animal bodies.
3. Great sadness or depression, especially of a thoughtful or introspective nature.
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English - English - melancholy

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n. sadness, dejectedness, depression, gloomy state of mind
adj. gloomy, sad; causing a feeling of sadness, depressive

English - Spanish - melancholy

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s. melancolía, taciturnidad, tristeza
adj. melancólico, triste, nocturno, sombrío; que causa tristeza, depresivo

English - French - melancholy

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n. mélancolie, bile noire
adj. mélancolique, triste, attristant; dépressif

English - German - melancholy

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n. Melancholie
adj. melanchlisch, traurig; Traurigkeit auslösend, depressiv

English - Indonesian - melancholy

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n. kemurungan, kesayuan
a. murung, sedih, pilu, sayu

English - Italian - melancholy

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s. malinconia; pensosità, mestizia
agg. malinconico, nostalgico

English - Polish - melancholy

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n. melancholia, smutek, przygnębienie, rzewność
a. melancholiczny, smutny, przygnębiający, bolejący, rzewny

English - Portuguese - melancholy

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s. melancolia, depressão
adj. deprimido, triste

English - Romanian - melancholy

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n. melancolie, deprimare, proastă dispoziţie, tristeţe, alean
a. melancolic, deprimat, trist, abătut, posomorât, dezolant, întristător

English - Russian - melancholy

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с. подавленность, уныние, грусть, меланхолия, тоска
прил. подавленный, грустный, наводящий уныние, меланхоличный, элегичный, мрачный

English - Turkish - melancholy

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i. melankoli, bunalım, hüzün
s. melankolik, kasvetli

English - Ukrainian - melancholy

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n. меланхолія, журба, довада, нуд
a. сумний, засмучений, тужливий

English - Dutch - melancholy

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bn. zwaarmoedig, zwartgallig, melancholiek, droefgeestig, weemoedig
zn. zwaarmoedigheid, zwartgalligheid, melancolie, droefgeestigheid, weemoed

English - Greek - melancholy

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ουσ. μελαγχολία
επίθ. μελαγχολικός

English - Arabic - melancholy

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‏الإنقباضية، كآبة، حزن، غم، السوداء، الكآبة‏
‏كئيب، سوداوي‏

English - Chinese - melancholy

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(名) 忧郁, 愁思, 悲哀

English - Chinese - melancholy

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(名) 憂鬱, 愁思, 悲哀

English - Hindi - melancholy

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n. सुस्ती, खिन्नता, उदासी, अवसाद, उद्विग्नता, ग्लानि
a. बेदिल, उदास, निराश, मलीन, सुस्त, खिन्न

English - Japanese - melancholy

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(名) 憂鬱; 沈思; 黒胆汁; 黒胆汁質
(形) 陰鬱な, 陰気な, 哀しい, 悲しい, 愁い, 物憂い, 悩ましい

English - Korean - melancholy

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명. 우울증
형. 우울한, 침울한

English - Vietnamese - melancholy

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n. tính đa sầu, sầu muộn, buồn rầu, buồn cảm vẫn vơ
a. u sầu, buồn rầu
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