dismal

Dismal vs Gloom - What's the difference?

dismal | gloom |


As an adjective dismal

is disappointingly inadequate.

As a noun gloom is

darkness, dimness or obscurity.

As a verb gloom is

to be dark or gloomy.

Frightful vs Dismal - What's the difference?

frightful | dismal | Related terms |

Frightful is a related term of dismal.


As adjectives the difference between frightful and dismal

is that frightful is (obsolete): full of fright; affrighted; frightened while dismal is disappointingly inadequate.

Substandard vs Dismal - What's the difference?

substandard | dismal | Related terms |

Substandard is a related term of dismal.


As adjectives the difference between substandard and dismal

is that substandard is of inferior quality; not meeting the minimum quality requirements while dismal is disappointingly inadequate.

Grisly vs Dismal - What's the difference?

grisly | dismal | Related terms |

Grisly is a related term of dismal.


As adjectives the difference between grisly and dismal

is that grisly is horrifyingly repellent; terrifying, gruesome while dismal is disappointingly inadequate.

Dismal vs Lonely - What's the difference?

dismal | lonely | Related terms |

Dismal is a related term of lonely.


As adjectives the difference between dismal and lonely

is that dismal is disappointingly inadequate while lonely is unhappy because of feelings of loneliness.

Derogatory vs Dismal - What's the difference?

derogatory | dismal |


As adjectives the difference between derogatory and dismal

is that derogatory is tending to derogate, or lessen in value of someone; expressing derogation; detracting; injurious while dismal is disappointingly inadequate.

As a noun derogatory

is a trade-line on a credit report that includes negative credit history.

Afflicted vs Dismal - What's the difference?

afflicted | dismal | Related terms |

Afflicted is a related term of dismal.


As a verb afflicted

is (afflict).

As an adjective dismal is

disappointingly inadequate.

Unfavorable vs Dismal - What's the difference?

unfavorable | dismal | Related terms |

Unfavorable is a related term of dismal.


As adjectives the difference between unfavorable and dismal

is that unfavorable is disadvantageous, adverse, unsuitable, inconducive; serving to hinder or oppose while dismal is disappointingly inadequate.

Immoral vs Dismal - What's the difference?

immoral | dismal | Related terms |

Immoral is a related term of dismal.


As adjectives the difference between immoral and dismal

is that immoral is not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law while dismal is disappointingly inadequate.

Dismal vs Despicable - What's the difference?

dismal | despicable | Related terms |

Dismal is a related term of despicable.


As adjectives the difference between dismal and despicable

is that dismal is disappointingly inadequate while despicable is fit or deserving to be despised; contemptible; mean; vile; worthless.

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