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Despondent

Antonyms for despondent:

cheerful, happy, joyful, hopeful, elated.

Synonyms for despondent:

pathological

morbid.

Other synonyms and related words:

disappointed, heavy, sorrowful, heartsore, down in the mouth, brokenhearted, droopy, woebegone, morbid, sorry, downcast, low-spirited, rueful, heartsick, melancholic, cast down, doleful, heavyhearted, Saddened, low, crestfallen, inconsolable, down.

all (adjective)

heartsick.

brokenhearted (adjective)

heartsore, wretched, heartsick.

crestfallen (adjective)

cast down.

dejected (adjective)

anguished, downhearted, moody, mournful, dolorous, glum, anxious, discouraged, sad, dreary, dispirited, depressed, doleful, blue, plaintive, melancholy, heartbroken, joyless, disconsolate, morose, woeful, miserable, disheartened, grim, sullen, pensive, contemplative, dejected, wistful, overcome, gloomy, lachrymose, despairing.

depressed (adjective)

disconsolate, hopeless, sad, spiritless, disheartened, melancholic, wretched, woebegone, sorrowful, morose, low, downhearted, downcast, miserable, melancholy, dispirited, despairing, blue, gloomy, doleful, dejected, forlorn, down, glum, low-spirited, discouraged.

disappointed (adjective)

crestfallen.

discontent (adjective)

disapproving, bored, dissatisfied, disquieted, uneasy, disgruntled, cross, anguished, miserable, ticked off, cheerless, irreconcilable, discomposed, fed up, wretched, ungratified, irritated, gloomy, joyless, displeased, dissident, exasperated, uncomfortable, malcontent, teed off, anxious, non-satisfied, unhappy, frustrated, sour, restless, discontent.

hopeless (adjective)

dismal, cheerless, desperate, hopeless, glum, discouraged, dejected, dispirited, bleak, forlorn, anguished, depressed, morose, despairing, pessimistic, melancholy, downhearted, spiritless, miserable, disheartened, gloomy.

pitiful (adjective)

rueful.

woebegone (adjective)

woebegone.

despondent (noun)

hopeless, heartsick.

displeased (verb)

disappointed.

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