bleakness


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Synonyms for bleakness

a bleak and desolate atmosphere

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It's a stark and distressing premise, but Crossan entwines the bleakness and the pressure of impending loss and annihilation, with love and thoughtfulness, as well as poignant flashbacks to when the brothers weren't separated by shackles and a Perspex wall.
The level of violence and bleakness is remarkable; however, it is perfectly counterbalanced by the beautiful, expressive prose.
The bleakness of their victims' ends on the windswept wastes of Saddleworth Moor, buried in shallow graves, lost and alone, was the stuff of nightmares.
JAILHOUSE ROCK Blues lover Hugh muses on island's bleakness
As Koru, you must harness the power of colour to defeat the Bleakness and make your home vibrant once again.
Andrew Fusek Peters brings his considerable scope as a poet into the extended imagery of this book, making readers recognise both the beauty and bleakness of the world seen through different perspectives.
We have heard reference to the area becoming bleak if the circuit is built but it's nothing compared to the bleakness of people's lives.
euro]ey are located in an extraordinary variety of settings, from the lush beauty of the Tyne Valley to the wild bleakness of the high moors and hills.
But the bleakness of not doing it, and missing out on the friendships that you make, is too much to bear.
From the shadowy world of the Vatican to the bustling Parisian boulevards, from the charms of the Florentine piazzas, to the searing bleakness of Libya's Great Sand Sea Desert, Dulac fights to pry open the plot which could cause havoc and disbelief among the billions of Catholics across the globe and bring the pontiff back to safety.
From the shadowy world of the Vatican to the bustling Parisian boulevards, from the charms of the Florentine piazzas, to the searing bleakness of Libya's Great Sand Sea Desert, Dulac fights to prise open the plot which could cause havoc and disbelief among the billions of Catholics across the globe and bring the pontiff back to safety.
Therefore, even the meetings in New York between the mediator Matthew Nimetz together with the representatives of the Macedonian and Greek governments do not arouse excitement to the surge of yet bigger poverty, hopelessness, bleakness and apathy of the Macedonian citizens.
Patrick Norris is an Afghanistan veteran who has survived the horrors of war, only to return to bleakness at home.
Players must harness the power of colour to defeat the Bleakness and return Colortown to its former vibrant glory.