Cheery and Cheerless


Cheery adjective - Serving to lift one's spirits.
Usage example: a cheery, unexpected compliment can really make another person's day

Cheerless is an antonym for cheery.


Cheerless adjective - Causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer.
Usage example: a dank and cheerless castle that was once the site of unspeakable horrors

Cheery is an antonym for cheerless in miserable topic.

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Cheerless and Cheery. (2016). Retrieved 2023, June 05, from
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Cheerless or Cheery. 2016. Accessed June 05, 2023.
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