gloomy Gus

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gloomy Gus (plural gloomy Guses)

  1. (informal) A person with a sullen, unhappy appearance or demeanor; a person with a pessimistic outlook.
    • 1951 Mar. 5, "Gloomy Gus to the Contrary," Time:
      Even the pace-setting auto industry will not be as hard hit as many a Gloomy Gus had predicted.

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