funereal

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fu·ne·re·al

 (fyo͝o-nîr′ē-əl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a funeral.
2. Appropriate for or suggestive of a funeral; mournful: funereal gloom.

[From Latin fūnereus, from fūnus, fūner-, funeral; see funeral.]

fu·ne′re·al·ly adv.

funereal

(fjuːˈnɪərɪəl)
adj
suggestive of a funeral; gloomy or mournful. Also: funebrial
[C18: from Latin fūnereus]
fuˈnereally adv

fu•ne•re•al

(fyuˈnɪər i əl)

adj.
1. of or suitable for a funeral: funereal black.
2. mournful; gloomy; dismal: a funereal atmosphere.
[1715–25; < Latin fūnere(us) of, belonging to a funeral]
fu•ne′re•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.funereal - suited to or suggestive of a grave or burial; "funereal gloom"; "hollow sepulchral tones"
joyless - not experiencing or inspiring joy; "a joyless man"; "a joyless occasion"; "joyless evenings"

funereal

adjective gloomy, dark, sad, grave, depressing, dismal, lamenting, solemn, dreary, sombre, woeful, mournful, lugubrious, sepulchral, dirge-like, deathlike He addressed the group in funereal tones.
Translations
جَنائِزي
pohřební
begravelses-begravelsesagtig
gyászos
jarîarfarar-, útfarar-
gedulingaslaidotuvių
bēru-sērīgssēru-
cenaze törenine ait

funereal

[fjuːˈnɪərɪəl] ADJfúnebre, funéreo

funereal

adjtraurig, trübselig; funereal silenceGrabesstille f

funereal

[fjuːˈnɪərɪəl] adjfunereo/a, lugubre

funereal

(fjuˈniəriəl) adjective
mournful; suitable for a funeral. to speak in funereal tones.
References in classic literature ?
A rumpled Chinese jacket of black cotton funereally invested him, with wide black trowsers of the same dark stuff.
From which paradise, as the great song assured millions 53 years on, "you can check out any time you like / But you can never leave" Certainly Belloc could not, what with memories of Elodie singeing his soul, and with his attire that in all weathers remained funereally black.
On a funereally slow surface England batted all day, sometimes with a hint of paranoia, ending up on 199-5.
Only after death makes an appearance some 40 minutes in do the pic's puzzle pieces slowly start to fall into place in this austere, funereally blackand-white depiction of a household in unexpected mourning.