Synonyms for sadness

Synonyms for (noun) sadness

Synonyms: gloominess, lugubriousness, sadness

Definition: the quality of excessive mournfulness and uncheerfulness

Similar words: uncheerfulness

Definition: not conducive to cheer or good spirits

Synonyms: sadness, unhappiness

Definition: emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being

Similar words: feeling

Definition: the experiencing of affective and emotional states

Usage: she had a feeling of euphoria; he had terrible feelings of guilt; I disliked him and the feeling was mutual

Synonyms: sorrow, sorrowfulness, sadness

Definition: the state of being sad

Usage: she tired of his perpetual sadness

Similar words: unhappiness

Definition: state characterized by emotions ranging from mild discontentment to deep grief

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