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synonyms for blues

  • dejection
  • despondency
  • doldrums
  • dumps
  • gloom
  • gloominess
  • glumness
  • melancholy
  • moodiness
  • mournfulness
  • sadness
  • unhappiness
  • heavy heart
  • low spirits
  • the dismals
  • the mopes
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antonyms for blues

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  • cheer
  • gladness
  • happiness
  • joy
  • euphoria
  • gaiety
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How to use blues in a sentence

She dressed in simple lines and quiet tones, dark blues and black, with only a broad lace collar and cuffs in neat relief.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
The woods of the Undercliff sank softly to the blues and purple, the silver streaks and gorgeous shadows of the sea floor.
MARRIAGE LA MODEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
I shall hear of his having the blues and nervous attacks next, I suppose.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
She made a white-robed, dusky figure against the deep blues of my big window.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
I like the Wall of Troy design you are using, and the blues and gray will be a good combination.
PATCHWORKANNA BALMER MYERS
That there is room for new blues, durable and distinct, cannot therefore be denied.
FIELD'S CHROMATOGRAPHYGEORGE FIELD
Two white ones, a pink, two blues and a brown—aren't they dear?
TABITHA AT IVY HALLRUTH ALBERTA BROWN
D'ye know why, a month ago, I badgered Newcastle into getting me a company in the Blues?
THE YEOMAN ADVENTURERGEORGE W. GOUGH
There is a colony of farm cats at Rodmell, Sussex, from which very fine blues are bred.
OUR CATS AND ALL ABOUT THEMHARRISON WEIR
Alfred collected all the country boys he could enlist and called them the "Red Stone Blues."
WATCH YOURSELF GO BYAL. G. FIELD
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WORDS RELATED TO BLUES

  • Weltschmerz
  • agony
  • apprehension
  • blues
  • depression
  • dread
  • mid-life crisis
  • misgiving
  • nervousness
  • uneasiness
  • blahs
  • blue johnnies
  • blues
  • d.t.'s
  • delirium tremenses
  • despair
  • despondency
  • dumps
  • funks
  • gloom
  • low spirits
  • melancholies
  • mubblefubbles
  • mulligrubs
  • pink elephants
  • unhappiness
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