Dreary and Engrossing

Dreary

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Dreary adjective – Causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest.
Usage example: another dreary social event to suffer through

Engrossing is an antonym for dreary.
Nearby Words: drear, dreariness, drearily
Antonyms for Dreary

Engrossing

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Engrossing adjective – Holding the attention or provoking interest.
Usage example: an engrossing lecture on Native American culture before the arrival of Europeans

Dreary is an antonym for engrossing.
Nearby Words: engrossed, engrossment
Antonyms for Engrossing
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atmosphere dreary atmosphere engrossing atmosphere
world dreary world engrossing world
film dreary film engrossing film
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Engrossing and Dreary. (2016). Retrieved 2021, April 14, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/dreary/engrossing
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