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Use "gloominess" in a sentence
"Its dark red color; its gloominess, which is partly due to its architectural severity; its four mighty towers -- all combine to cause a feeling of fear, especially on moonlight nights, when the shadows of the towers fall on the water in the moat, which still surrounds the castle as in days of old."
"In his work is nothing to recall the gloominess of the period; he has seen in it nothing but exploits and heroic adventure."
"A "black spell" makes people forsake pleasurable things — "fireside joys" — for the "gloominess" of church service."