Happy and Plaintive


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Happy adjective – Experiencing pleasure, satisfaction, or delight.
Usage example: made bread for the first time and was happy with the tasty result

Plaintive is an antonym for happy.
Nearby Words: happiness, happily
Antonyms for Happy


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Plaintive adjective – Expressing or suggesting mourning.
Usage example: the puppy's plaintive expression after we put the toy away was rather amusing

Happy is an antonym for plaintive in pathetic topic.
Nearby Words: plaint, plaintively
Antonyms for Plaintive
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note happy note plaintive note
occasion happy occasion plaintive occasion
song happy song plaintive song
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Plaintive and Happy. (2016). Retrieved 2021, February 26, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/happy/plaintive
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Plaintive or Happy. 2016. Accessed February 26, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/happy/plaintive.

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