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Emotional ImpactPlay
The word 'bleak' conveys strong emotions of despair and hopelessness, often in situations or narratives. SlideAfter the layoffs, the staff morale was bleak.
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Metaphoric UsePlay
'Bleak' can be used metaphorically to describe abstract concepts like situations or feelings. SlideAfter the divorce, her outlook on love was bleak.