Breathtaking and Dreary


Breathtaking adjective - Causing great emotional or mental stimulation.
Usage example: a truly breathtaking view of the majestic waterfall

Dreary is an antonym for breathtaking.


Dreary adjective - Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Usage example: another dreary social event to suffer through

Breathtaking is an antonym for dreary.

Nearby Words: drear, dreariness, drearily
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