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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. melancholy: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. melancholy: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. melancholy: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. melancholy: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. melancholy: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. melancholy, melancholy: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Melancholy, melancholy: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. melancholy: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. melancholy: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. melancholy: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. melancholy: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. melancholy: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. melancholy: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. melancholy: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. melancholy (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. melancholy: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. melancholy: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Melancholy (Edvard Munch), Melancholy (album), Melancholy (disambiguation), Melancholy (novel), Melancholy (song), Melancholy: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Melancholy: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. melancholy: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. melancholy: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. melancholy: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. melancholy: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Melancholy: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. melancholy: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. melancholy: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. melancholy: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. melancholy: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. melancholy: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. melancholy: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  31. Melancholy: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Melancholy: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. melancholy: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. melancholy: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. melancholy: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. melancholy: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Melancholy: University of Maryland Glossary of Medical Terms [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Melancholy: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. melancholy: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. melancholy: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (melancholy)

noun:  a feeling of thoughtful sadness
noun:  a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed
noun:  a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the kidneys or spleen and to cause sadness and melancholy
adjective:  characterized by or causing or expressing sadness ("Growing more melancholy every hour")

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