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sorrow

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  • nounextreme upset, grief
  • verbbe very upset, grieved
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Synonyms for sorrow

noun extreme upset, grief
  • agony
  • anguish
  • hardship
  • heartache
  • heartbreak
  • melancholy
  • misery
  • mourning
  • pain
  • regret
  • remorse
  • repentance
  • sadness
  • suffering
  • unhappiness
  • worry
  • affliction
  • blow
  • blues
  • care
  • catastrophe
  • dejection
  • depression
  • distress
  • dolor
  • grieving
  • lamenting
  • misfortune
  • rain
  • rue
  • trial
  • tribulation
  • trouble
  • weeping
  • woe
  • wretchedness
  • bad news
  • big trouble

Antonyms for sorrow

  • advantage
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • gladness
  • happiness
  • health
  • joy
  • joyfulness
  • pleasure
  • satisfaction
  • aid
  • good fortune
  • help
  • hopefulness
  • miracle
  • peace
  • relief
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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affliction

noun. hurt condition; something that causes hurt

anguish

noun. severe upset or pain

bereavement

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