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wistful

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  • adjdaydreaming, longing
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Synonyms for wistful

adj daydreaming, longing
  • contemplative
  • dreamy
  • forlorn
  • melancholy
  • mournful
  • nostalgic
  • pensive
  • plaintive
  • sad
  • thoughtful
  • desirous
  • disconsolate
  • dreaming
  • hopeless
  • meditative
  • musing
  • reflective
  • wishful
  • yearning

Antonyms for wistful

  • cheerful
  • happy
  • joyful
  • negligent
  • shallow
  • uncaring
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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