What does the grim, joyless Pit say about our political values?
The man was like a dark cloud—rather like having a joyless loan officer run the country.
If married life is as boring and joyless as this document, I am glad I am celibate.
The quintessentially American lesson he learns is never to be joyless.
I mean, what kind of joyless world are we leaving for our children?
All his anxiety was now directed to the preservation of his joyless life.
Bertha had never mingled with a gay crowd in so joyless a mood.
But he carried a heavy heart around with him, and his few smiles were joyless things.
These rays were joyless to the heart of the poor young girl, who wept and prayed.
Funeral honors; perhaps also rest; perhaps a shadowy life—artless, joyless, loveless.