Definition of cheerless:
discontent (part of speech: adjective)
- fed up,
- teed off,
- ticked off,
- weary (part of speech: adjective)
- hopeless (part of speech: adjective)
He stood in his doorway gazing out at the cheerless grey of early morning, watching with interest the handling of the three great dog trains which he had seen come into town with their laden sleds only three days before.- "The Heart of Unaga", Ridgwell Cullum.
- "The Shadow of the East", E. M. Hull.
- "Best Russian Short Stories", Various.