Depressed and Unhappy


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Depressed adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: I was depressed and didn't feel much like going to the party

Unhappy is a synonym for depressed in sad topic. In some cases you can use "Unhappy" instead an adjective "Depressed", when it comes to topics like feeling, sorrowful, happy, discouraged. popular alternative
Nearby Words: depression, depressing, depressive, depressant, depressor
Synonyms for Depressed


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Unhappy adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: he's been unhappy ever since his family's move, which took him away from all his friends

Depressed is a synonym for unhappy in sad topic. You can use "Depressed" instead an adjective "Unhappy", if it concerns topics such as feeling, sorrowful, distressed, happy. popular alternative
Nearby Word: unhappily
Synonyms for Unhappy

Things that words describes

person depressed person unhappy person
mood depressed mood unhappy mood
character depressed character unhappy character
man depressed man unhappy man
Other nouns: guy, woman, people, teenager, wife, children, look, characters, personality, alcoholic, child, attempts.

Both words in one sentence

  • A character, who is almost Always Female, is depressed or unhappy and goes shopping to make herself feel better.
  • Meanwhile, Mac is targeted by a former mobster immortal who's depressed and unhappy and wants Mac dead for instigating the 'death' that got him kicked out of the mob back in the 30s.
    Source: Glory Days
  • We know, because Murasaki herself tells us so in her 'Diary', that she was depressed and unhappy after her husband's death but whether she was drowned in grief or only depressed over the loss of his economic and social support she doesn't say.
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