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synonyms for jonah

  • unlucky
  • woeful
  • cursed
  • hexed
  • ill-fated
  • ill-starred
  • infelicitous
  • jinxed
  • loser
  • luckless
  • miserable
  • poor fish
  • sad sack
  • snakebit
  • star-crossed
  • unhappy
  • untoward
  • voodooed
  • wretched

antonyms for jonah

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  • happy
  • fortuitous
  • fortunate
  • lucky
  • well-off
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How to use jonah in a sentence

A close family member said Jonah did not suffer severe physical injuries.
THE SHATTERED LIVES OF CHAMPLAIN TOWERS SOUTHSILVIA FOSTER-FRAU, ANN GERHART, DANIELLE RINDLER, KARLY DOMB SADOF, GARLAND POTTS, ARTUR GALOCHAJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Jonah said his mother, Stacie Fang, was in there, too, but Balboa said he couldn’t see or hear her.
THE SHATTERED LIVES OF CHAMPLAIN TOWERS SOUTHSILVIA FOSTER-FRAU, ANN GERHART, DANIELLE RINDLER, KARLY DOMB SADOF, GARLAND POTTS, ARTUR GALOCHAJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I mean, I love Jim VandeHei dearly, but Jonah has this ability to see around corners in the media business and to tell you what it’s going to be like in five or 10 years.
THE WORLD IS BEN SMITH’S. NOW WHAT?EUGENE ROBINSONSEPTEMBER 24, 2020OZY
From the stories of Jonah and King Saul she brought forth some excellent lessons on disobedience.
THE VALUE OF A PRAYING MOTHERISABEL C. BYRUM
If it were indeed Jonah that lies there, there might be something in the argument; for the Prophet is known to have had a temper.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
They repented not until Jonah proclaimed to them, "Yet forty days more, and Nineveh shall be overthrown."
HEBRAIC LITERATURE; TRANSLATIONS FROM THE TALMUD, MIDRASHIM AND KABBALAVARIOUS
Then a gourd comes up over Jonah and protects him from the sun, but the next day it withers.
MY RELIGIONLEO TOLSTOY
Jonah, disgusted with the depravity of the inhabitants of Nineveh, flies from the city; but he cannot escape his vocation.
MY RELIGIONLEO TOLSTOY
He is brought back, and the will of God is accomplished; the Ninevites receive the words of Jonah and are saved.
MY RELIGIONLEO TOLSTOY
Those who know the sea, or have a passing acquaintance with fish, place no reliance upon the Jonah-whale story.
THE ONLOOKER, VOLUME 1, PART 2VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JONAH

  • cursed
  • hexed
  • ill-fated
  • ill-starred
  • infelicitous
  • jinxed
  • jonah
  • loser
  • luckless
  • miserable
  • poor fish
  • sad sack
  • snakebit
  • star-crossed
  • unhappy
  • unlucky
  • untoward
  • voodooed
  • woeful
  • wretched
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.