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sadden

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  • verbupset, depress
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Synonyms for sadden

verb upset, depress
  • discourage
  • dishearten
  • dispirit
  • grieve
  • dash
  • deject
  • deplore
  • desolate
  • distress
  • down
  • oppress
  • press
  • break one's heart
  • bring one down
  • bum out
  • cast down
  • dampen spirits
  • drag down
  • make blue
  • put a damper on
  • put into a funk
  • throw cold water on
  • turn one off
  • weigh down

Antonyms for sadden

  • encourage
  • hearten
  • inspirit
  • aid
  • assist
  • delight
  • help
  • cheer
  • gladden
  • make happy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to sadden

bereave

verb. deprive
  • dispossess
  • divest
  • leave
  • oust
  • rob
  • sadden
  • strip

bereaved

verb. deprive

depress

verb. deject, make despondent; exhaust

depresses

verb. deject, make despondent; exhaust

despond

verb. despair

dispirit

verb. depress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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