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synonyms for disconsolation

  • abasement
  • abjection
  • blahs
  • bleakness
  • bummer
  • cheerlessness
  • dejection
  • desolation
  • desperation
  • despondency
  • discouragement
  • dispiritedness
  • distress
  • dole
  • dolefulness
  • dolor
  • downheartedness
  • dreariness
  • dullness
  • dumps
  • ennui
  • gloom
  • gloominess
  • heavyheartedness
  • hopelessness
  • lowness
  • melancholia
  • melancholy
  • misery
  • mortification
  • qualm
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • trouble
  • unhappiness
  • vapors
  • woefulness
  • worry
  • abjectness
  • blue funk
  • heaviness of heart
  • lugubriosity
  • the blues

antonyms for disconsolation

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  • advantage
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • contentedness
  • contentment
  • encouragement
  • gladness
  • happiness
  • hopefulness
  • joy
  • liveliness
  • peace
  • pleasure
  • bulge
  • cheerfulness
  • convexity
  • hope
  • protuberance
  • recovery
  • surge
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How to use disconsolation in a sentence

The theme occasioned as much enthusiasm as could be expected from hearts saddened by disconsolation.
THE SIEGE OF KIMBERLEYT. PHELAN
A vast lassitude was weighing upon her, body and spirit were faint in the enervation of an inexorable disconsolation.
RED MASQUERADELOUIS JOSEPH VANCE
Dolf Springer sat on the door-step, his head hunched down between his shoulders, a very picture of disconsolation.
SUDDEN JIMCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
He seemed to be anxious to be rid of her, and she went away in some disconsolation at his abrupt change of manner.
SYLVIA & MICHAELCOMPTON MACKENZIE
Then would anxiety, incertitude, and disconsolation possess the bosom of Melissa, until dissipated by his safe return.
ALONZO AND MELISSADANIEL JACKSON, JR.
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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