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synonyms for dismals

  • gloom
  • malaise
  • slump
  • stagnation
  • stupor
  • apathy
  • blahs
  • blues
  • boredom
  • bummer
  • dejection
  • disinterest
  • downer
  • dullness
  • dumps
  • ennui
  • funk
  • inactivity
  • indifference
  • inertia
  • lassitude
  • letdown
  • listlessness
  • mopes
  • tedium
  • torpor
  • yawn
  • black mood
  • blue funk

antonyms for dismals

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  • concern
  • excitement
  • feeling
  • happiness
  • interest
  • liveliness
  • sympathy
  • elation
  • gladness
  • glee
  • joy
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    How to use dismals in a sentence

    "Idyllic," some folks would have thought it: I used to get the fair dismals watching it.
    THE OBSERVATIONS OF HENRYJEROME K. JEROME
    Amy thought she never had; but it was amusing and pleasant talk; there could be no dismals where Anne was.
    IT MAY BE TRUE VOLUME 1 OF 3MRS. WOOD
    “Idyllic,” some folks would have thought it: I used to get the fair dismals watching it.
    THE OBSERVATIONS OF HENRYJEROME K. JEROME
    The worst miss of all to me is that, when we are in the dismals, there is now no hope of relief from any quarter whatsoever.
    MARY LAMBANNE BURROWS GILCHRIST
    But at the end of book, volume, and part we leave Cyrus once more in the dismals.
    A HISTORY OF THE FRENCH NOVEL, VOL. 1GEORGE SAINTSBURY
    Mr. Pickwick then presumed that his talk of suicide was all flam, and that his dismals were all assumed.
    PICKWICKIAN STUDIESPERCY FITZGERALD
    He only sat down, relieved, when Helene had signed to him that the child was in her dismals, as Rosalie was wont to say.
    A LOVE EPISODEEMILE ZOLA
    There was enough care on her face to set one up in the dismals for life.
    JOHNNY LUDLOW. FIRST SERIESMRS. HENRY WOOD
    Such pretty employment in new dismals, when she had hardly worn round her blazing joyfuls!
    CLARISSA, OR THE HISTORY OF A YOUNG LADY, VOLUME 8SAMUEL RICHARDSON
    He concluded that she was not out of her mind, that she had simply had a fit of the dismals, and dismissed the matter.
    A LIFE FOR A LOVEL. T. MEADE
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO DISMALS

    • apathy
    • black mood
    • blahs
    • blue funk
    • blues
    • boredom
    • bummer
    • dejection
    • disinterest
    • dismals
    • downer
    • dullness
    • dumps
    • ennui
    • funk
    • gloom
    • inactivity
    • indifference
    • inertia
    • lassitude
    • letdown
    • listlessness
    • malaise
    • mopes
    • slump
    • stagnation
    • stupor
    • tedium
    • torpor
    • yawn
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.