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In the Districts—the cities and towns of New York—the reality is bleaker.Hunger Games Comes to New York State’s Public Schools|Zephyr Teachout|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The Australian version was much bleaker,” Zuckerman said in a 2011 interview with TVWeb.com.
Of course it's pretty hard to see the regime compromising, but other avenues are bleaker still.
That Chenoweth would be suited to a role that channels the bleaker parts of her past should come as no surprise.Kristin Chenoweth on Her Darker Role in ‘Family Weekend’|Kevin Fallon|March 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It means that the outlook for immigration reform will only get bleaker.
The soldier may have the sunny side of the wall in peace, but assuredly he has the bleaker side in times of war.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
His appearance had not changed; it was impossible for his expression to become bleaker; but there was a tremendous change within.The Happy End|Joseph Hergesheimer
A child of sunny France, she languished under the bleaker New England skies.Ernest Linwood|Caroline Lee Hentz
It was toward the end of an afternoon in early April; the discoloured snow still lay huddled in the bleaker fence corners.The Imperialist|(a.k.a. Mrs. Everard Cotes) Sara Jeannette Duncan
I intended to remain until June, but the spring there is bleaker than your own New England.The Truth About Tristrem Varick|Edgar Saltus