Synonyms for wistfulness
- blue devils
- blue funk
- down trip
- low spirits
Antonyms for wistfulness
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WISTFULNESS
There was a new atmosphere of wistfulness about the girl that made his heart ache.
There was a wistfulness about Tillie's mouth that set him wondering.
There had been a wistfulness, so rarely in Martin's voice, that Rose had detected it instantly.
A new wistfulness was in her face, but it was not the wistfulness of hunger.
Vere smiled as she listened, but there was a wistfulness in her heart.
The wistfulness left her eyes, and she smiled mischievously.
He shook his head, and his face grew overcast and softened by wistfulness.
Then he added, with a sort of wistfulness: "But Indian would leave pale-face——"
She turned from his gaze, but not before he had seen the wistfulness his speech had evoked.
When she looked again, his face had lost that smile for a kind of wistfulness.