A morose, melancholic person; pessimist; crape-hanger
[1940s+; as the name of a comic-strip character, Gloomy Gus is found by 1904]
/ɡluːp/ noun 1. (informal) any messy sticky fluid or substance
/ˈɡluːskæp/ noun 1. (among the Micmac and other Native North American peoples) a traditional trickster hero
[glop] /glɒp/ noun, Informal. 1. unappetizing food, especially of a semiliquid consistency. 2. any messy substance, especially of a semiliquid consistency. 3. sentimentality; mawkishness. n. 1943, imitative of the sound of something viscous and unappetizing hitting a dinner plate. noun verb To smear; daub: By glopping strings and chorales onto Tin Pan Alley lyrics, Nashville […]
[glop-ee] /ˈglɒp i/ adjective, gloppier, gloppiest. 1. marked by or full of .