Lugubrious is adjective that is used to describe being full of sadness and sorrow. Mournful, dismal, gloomy especially in an exaggerated manner.
- His ‘lugubrious’ nature has not allowed for him to live his life to the best of his ability.
- During her current battle, she became ‘lugubrious’. However, she understands that her struggles are temporary and therefor she keeps moving forward.
- What they expected to be an eventful occasion, had turned into a ‘lugubrious’ experience.