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Doleful

Antonyms for doleful:

satisfied, glad, happy, elated, joyous, joyful, pleasant, gleeful.

Synonyms for doleful:

Sense 2

regrettable, sorrowful, lugubrious, grievous, lamentable.

Sense 3

woebegone, rueful, woeful, deplorable.

Sense 4

dolorous.

melancholy

heartbroken.

Other synonyms and related words:

weeping, lamentable, dolorous, despondent, miserable, cast down, down in the mouth, funeral, wretched, low, blue, droopy, mournful, regretful, glum, down, downcast, woebegone, piteous, gloomy, low-spirited, anguished, heavyhearted, inconsolable, Bewailing, rueful, lugubrious, plangent, sorrowful, depressed, regrettable, bitter, melancholic, woeful, aching, dejected, unhappy, forlorn, melancholy, deplorable, heartsick, agonized, dismal, heartbroken, plaintive, disconsolate, Deploring, brokenhearted, Dolesome, grieving, joyless, downhearted, Saddened, grievous, sorry, crestfallen, heartsore.

all (adjective)

mournful.

black (adjective)

gloomy.

dark (adjective)

joyless.

dejected (adjective)

heavyhearted, droopy, miserable, disconsolate, low, wretched, despondent, cast down, low-spirited, glum.

depressed (adjective)

despondent.

disconsolate (adjective)

heartbroken, blue, inconsolable, bad.

dismal (adjective)

unhappy.

doleful (adjective)

sorrowful, sad, downhearted, depressed, cast down, mournful, rueful, plaintive, down, forlorn, melancholy, piteous, dismal, dolorous, lamentable, gloomy, down in the mouth, woebegone, lugubrious, grieving, dejected, wretched, woeful, crestfallen, downcast.

dolorous (adjective)

regrettable, grievous, Dolesome, deplorable.

downcast (adjective)

heartsick.

woebegone (adjective)

woebegone.

Sense 5 (noun)

lamentable, grievous, regrettable, deplorable.

doleful (noun)

mournful, sad.

sad (noun)

sorrowful, wretched.

depressing (verb)

dismal.

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