atrabilarian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ātra bīlis (black bile).

Adjective[edit]

atrabilarian (comparative more atrabilarian, superlative most atrabilarian)

  1. Characterized by melancholy or glum; atrabilarious; atrabilious.
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