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antonyms for cheerless

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  • bright
  • cheerful
  • happy
  • uplifting
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How to use cheerless in a sentence

Players adapted to a new world of isolation and cheerless games.
IN PHOTOS: A YEAR IN SPORTS UNLIKE ANY OTHERKENDALL BAKERDECEMBER 24, 2020AXIOS
It was a cheerless morning when they got into the street, blowing and raining hard, and the clouds looking dull and stormy.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
Pools of water stood in the miry streets, and every aspect of nature was cheerless and desolate.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The night wind sweeps across the cheerless park, chilling us to the bone.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
It is not, however, quite so barren and cheerless as in the immediate precincts of Dover.
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
It was a cheerless morning, the sky being heavy and of slaty hue, whilst a brisk north-easter blew cold off the water.
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It was, in fact, more cheerless than the barn, and less wholesome.
WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND
The inhabitants were as cheerless as the land on which they lived.
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"You have seen him," he repeated, when they sat once more in the cheerless room.
RIDERS OF THE SILENCESJOHN FREDERICK
The kail grows brittle from the snow in my dank and cheerless garden.
AULD LICHT IDYLLSJ. M. BARRIE
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WORDS RELATED TO CHEERLESS

  • black
  • cheerless
  • comfortless
  • dark
  • discouraging
  • disheartening
  • dismal
  • drear
  • dreary
  • funereal
  • gloomy
  • grim
  • hard
  • harsh
  • hopeless
  • joyless
  • lonely
  • melancholy
  • mournful
  • oppressive
  • sad
  • somber
  • unpromising
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