unhappy

Definitions of unhappy
  1. adjective
    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
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    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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  2. adjective
    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
  3. adjective
    generalized feeling of distress
    synonyms: distressed, dysphoric
    dejected
    affected or marked by low spirits
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    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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  4. adjective
    causing discomfort
    “the unhappy truth”
    Synonyms:
    unpleasant
    disagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings
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