unrejoicing

unrejoicing

(ˌʌnrɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ)
adj
not joyful; sad
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It was "less material, less hurried, less prosaically equalitarian, less futile, richer in picturesqueness, festivity, in realized pleasure that reeked not of hope or fear or unrejoicing labor" (4).
In Russia's wide immeasurable moors, Where Winter keeps his unrejoicing court, And in his airy hall the loud misrule Of driving tempest is for ever heard- Seen by the wildered traveller who roams Guideless the yew-clad stony wastes, the Bear, Rough tenant of these shades