Cheerfulness and Discouragement


Cheerfulness noun - A mood characterized by high spirits and amusement and often accompanied by laughter.

Discouragement is an antonym for cheerfulness in happiness topic.

Nearby Words: cheer, cheerful, cheerfully


Discouragement noun - The state of being discouraged.

Cheerfulness is an antonym for discouragement in topics: restraint, despondency.

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