Disconsolate and Melancholy

Disconsolate

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Disconsolate adjective – Causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer.
Usage example: spent her last years in the disconsolate environs of a cheap boarding house

Melancholy is a synonym for disconsolate in sad topic. In some cases you can use "Melancholy" instead an adjective "Disconsolate", when it comes to topics like depressed, forlorn.
Nearby Word: disconsolately
Synonyms for Disconsolate

Melancholy

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Melancholy adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: she was a bit melancholy after her youngest child left for college

Disconsolate is a synonym for melancholy in sad topic. You can use "Disconsolate" instead an adjective "Melancholy", if it concerns topics such as depressed, despondent, forlorn.
Nearby Words: melancholic, melancholia
Synonyms for Melancholy
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