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[gluhm] /glʌm/

adjective, glummer, glummest.
sullenly or silently gloomy; dejected.
adjective glummer, glummest
silent or sullen, as from gloom

1540s, “sullen, frowning,” from Middle English gloumen (v.) “become dark” (c.1300), later gloumben “look gloomy or sullen” (late 14c.); see gloom. Related: Glumly; glumness.


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