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offering little or no hope

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providing no shelter or sustenance

unpleasantly cold and damp

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In Bleaker House: Chasing My Novel to the End of the World, Stevens offers a quirky and engaging account of what happens next.
If the Government doesn't help youngsters like Shaun now then it's looking even bleaker for the future.
Despite the bleaker picture, the Bank said that it expected "an improvement in activity in the short term.
Summary: DUBAI -- The prospect for a renewed initial public offering activity in the GCC in 2011 is getting bleaker as the region's markets tumbled in May with global turbulence depressing sentiments.
A September 2010 youngster, FARLOE TANGO made a hopeless start at the Birminghan track and his prospects looked even bleaker when he clattered into the rails at the first bend.
Jamie's situation gets bleaker and bleaker as she fails many attempts to fix the problem, and Jamie feels that she is to blame.
Summary: The future looks bleaker for 6,000 staff at Game Group after the video games retailer collapsed into administration.
Both services are due to suffer drastic staff reductions, with the prospect of even bleaker times to come.
According to GfK, two major strikes in Bulgaria at the end of last year - that of railway workers and grain producers - have further made customers' expectations for the future bleaker.
And painting an even bleaker picture of the state of British romance, the gap is closing between the number of us who remember our partners' birthdays and those of us who feel genuinely touched to receive an automated email from a retailer's online marketing arm.
Bleaker yet, the human rights organization revealed that since February a total of 33 women and 18 children have been killed by Yemeni government troops.
Those bleak Swedish landscapes with even bleaker Swedish crimes.
Survivors BBC1, 9pm So, we've come to the end of another series of the post-apocalyptic drama and if anything it's been an even bleaker run this time around.
The picture was bleaker in Eastern Europe, where car sales slumped 36.
He said: "The atmosphere is getting very tense at work now, things are looking bleaker and bleaker.