Dejected and Exhilarated


Dejected adjective - Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: the dejected players slowly made their way back to the locker room, where they could mourn their defeat in private

Exhilarated is an antonym for dejected.

Nearby Words: dejection, dejectedly, dejecting


Exhilarated adjective - Experiencing or marked by overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion.
Usage example: the winner's exhilarated glow was seen in newspaper photographs around the globe

Dejected is an antonym for exhilarated.

Nearby Words: exhilaration, exhilarating
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