Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / discouragingly
FEEDBACK

discouragingly

See definition of discouragingly on Dictionary.com

synonyms for discouragingly

  • awfully
  • badly
  • decidedly
  • desperately
  • dreadfully
  • exceedingly
  • extremely
  • greatly
  • highly
  • horribly
  • intensely
  • mightily
  • notoriously
  • remarkably
  • seriously
  • thoroughly
  • unbelievably
  • frightfully
  • disturbingly
  • drastically
  • fearfully
  • gravely
  • markedly
  • much
  • staggeringly
  • unfortunately
  • unhappily

antonyms for discouragingly

MOST RELEVANT
  • calmly
  • little
  • mildly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Yogurt To Take This Quiz On Ice Cream, Gelato, And Other Frozen Treats!
START THE QUIZ

How to use discouragingly in a sentence

The actual landscape, at times, is a trifle discouragingly rain-washed and cloudy!
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
Some bills are collected, but their amount is discouragingly small.
FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORSANONYMOUS
"I'm doubtin' he has the matches," suggested Andy discouragingly.
TROOP ONE OF THE LABRADORDILLON WALLACE
"Strong salt brine, piping hot," said the girl discouragingly.
DIANE OF THE GREEN VANLEONA DALRYMPLE
He thawed a little after we had eaten, but spoke discouragingly regarding the possibility of working there.
IN INDIAN MEXICO (1908)FREDERICK STARR
The somewhat embarrassed foreman shook his head discouragingly.
BOB HAMPTON OF PLACERRANDALL PARRISH
"Oh, Frieda Hammer would never get a job in a place like this," remarked Lily, discouragingly.
THE GIRL SCOUTS' GOOD TURNEDITH LAVELL
But when the stolid Dutchman in charge of the telegraph office saw my dispatches he shrugged his shoulders discouragingly.
FIGHTING IN FLANDERSE. ALEXANDER POWELL
He was doing his best to nourish the sinews of war, for business in the country was discouragingly slack.
RED MEN AND WHITEOWEN WISTER
By the time the girls reached the hills near the Abbington Monastery, the weather had turned discouragingly warm.
THE CRY AT MIDNIGHTMILDRED A. WIRT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DISCOURAGINGLY

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