Gleeful and Woebegone


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Gleeful adjective – Indicative of or marked by high spirits or good humor.
Usage example: the gleeful atmosphere that envelops the host city of the Super Bowl

Woebegone is an antonym for gleeful.
Nearby Words: glee, gleefully
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Woebegone adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: the most woebegone people that I had ever seen in my life

Gleeful is an antonym for woebegone.
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Woebegone and Gleeful. (2016). Retrieved 2021, March 01, from
Gleeful & Woebegone. N.p., 2016. Web. 01 Mar. 2021. <>.
Woebegone or Gleeful. 2016. Accessed March 01, 2021.

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