Dingy is a related term of cheerless.
As adjectives the difference between dingy and cheerless
is that dingy
is drab; shabby; dirty; squalid while cheerless
is devoid of cheer; gloomy.
As a noun dingy
is penis or dingy
can be .
From English dialectal (Kentish) .
drab; shabby; dirty; squalid
* (drab) dismal, drab, dreary, gloomy, grimy
* (drab) bright, clean
- (Charles Dickens)
* See also