Synonyms for melancholic

Synonyms for (noun) melancholic

Synonyms: melancholiac, melancholic

Definition: someone subject to melancholia

Similar words: depressive

Definition: someone suffering psychological depression

Synonyms for (adj) melancholic

Synonyms: melancholic, melancholy

Definition: characterized by or causing or expressing sadness

Usage: growing more melancholy every hour; her melancholic smile; we acquainted him with the melancholy truth

Similar words: sad

Definition: experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness

Usage: feeling sad because his dog had died; Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad- Christina Rossetti

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