DOUR's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of dour
a. stubbornly unyielding; marked by sternness or harshness
a. hard; inflexible; obstinate; sour in aspect
The dour hotel concierge demanded payment for the room in advance.
Why the dour outlook? Milunovich cited a few reasons. The lower-priced iPad Mini looks to be cannibalizing sales of the larger and more expensive iPad.
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