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Related to melancholic: Melancholic depression
1. Affected with or subject to melancholy.
2. Of or relating to melancholia.
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relating to or suffering from melancholy or melancholia
(Psychiatry) a person who suffers from melancholia
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mel•an•chol•ic(ˌmɛl ənˈkɒl ɪk)
1. of, pertaining to, or affected with melancholia.
2. affected with melancholy; gloomy.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin < Greek]
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|Noun||1.||melancholic - someone subject to melancholia |
depressive - someone suffering psychological depression
|Adj.||1.||melancholic - characterized by or causing or expressing sadness; "growing more melancholy every hour"; "her melancholic smile"; "we acquainted him with the melancholy truth"|
sad - experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness; "feeling sad because his dog had died"; "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"- Christina Rossetti
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melancholic[ˌmelənˈkɒlɪk] ADJ → melancólico
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melancholic[ˌmɛlənˈkɒlɪk] adj → malinconico/a
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a. melancólico-a, rel. a la melancolía.
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