unhappy

Definitions of unhappy
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adj experiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent

unhappy over her departure”
unhappy with her raise”
“after the argument they lapsed into an unhappy silence”
“had an unhappy time at school”
“the unhappy (or sad) news”
Synonyms:
cheerless, depressing, uncheerful
causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy
discontent, discontented
showing or experiencing dissatisfaction or restless longing
dejected
affected or marked by low spirits
distressed, dysphoric
generalized feeling of distress
infelicitous
not appropriate in application; defective
lovesick
languishing because of love
miserable, suffering, wretched
very unhappy; full of misery
sad
experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness
sorrowful
experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss
joyless
not experiencing or inspiring joy
Antonyms:
happy
enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
cheerful
being full of or promoting cheer; having or showing good spirits
content, contented
satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are
elated, giddy
exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits
euphoric
characterized by an exaggerated feeling of well-being or elation
felicitous
exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style
blessed
characterized by happiness and good fortune
blissful
completely happy and contented
bright
characterized by happiness or gladness
golden, halcyon, prosperous
marked by peace and prosperity
laughing, riant
showing or feeling mirth or pleasure or happiness
glad
showing or causing joy and pleasure; especially made happy
joyful
full of or producing joy
joyous
full of or characterized by joy
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adj marked by or producing unhappiness

“" unhappy caravans, straggling afoot through swamps and canebrakes"- American Guide Series”
Synonyms:
infelicitous
unfortunate
not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune

adj generalized feeling of distress

Synonyms:
distressed, dysphoric
dejected
affected or marked by low spirits
Antonyms:
euphoric
characterized by an exaggerated feeling of well-being or elation
elated, giddy
exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits
euphoriant
tending to produce euphoria
expansive
marked by exaggerated feelings of euphoria and delusions of grandeur
happy
enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
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adj causing discomfort

“the unhappy truth”
Synonyms:
unpleasant
disagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings

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