Taylor had recently broken off an engagement with the actress Neva Gerber, who complained of his melancholic moods.
Maintaining tight eye contact, the butlers pluck out audience members for a gripping, melancholic dance.
For us, this is Louis C.K. and his crabby, melancholic, and profanely funny half-hour comedy.
melancholic mel·an·chol·ic (měl'ən-kŏl'ĭk)
Affected with or being subject to melancholy.
Of or relating to melancholia.