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Example sentences for cheerless

It may get lucky: the upward drift of top people's income may weaken in a cheerless recovery.
By this time they have arrived at her home, a cheerless, poor cottage set off by itself.
The film will not cheer you up, but there is no denying the expertise with which it invites you to join the club of the cheerless.
How many sink into the sordid hut of cheerless poverty.
There was no light in the old cottage that night-the heart of its occupant was dark and cheerless.
Despite being given a maid and luxurious surroundings, she feels trapped inside the cheerless walls.
It's time to face the fact that the cheerless slog of winter has begun.
The history of this case is lengthy, complex and cheerless.
Where, though the bard may wake, he finds no cheerless.

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