Synonyms for pine away
- be apathetic
- be down in the mouth
- be gloomy
- be in a funk
- eat one's heart out
- lose heart
- stew over
- sweat over
- waste time
- wear a long face
Antonyms for pine away
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PINE AWAY
But these things were not done: therefore I pine away with weeping.
My mother will not pine away if you will leave her alone for at least three hours a day.
Anon she dreams of going into a nunnery,—“to pine away and die.”
"But he may pine away and die if he is penned up inprison," said the king.
As to my welfare, do not pine away with worrying about that.
If put upon a diet of vegetables they soon begin to pine away.
They are also apt to pine away and die just at the point of reaching maturity.
Little cared she for longer life, and she wanted to pine away.
Why should you pine away in wretchedness and misery in this horrible place?
She could not bear to swim in it any more, and began to pine away.