Happy and Sorrowful


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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

Sorrowful is an antonym for happy in topics: contented, lucky, satisfied.
Nearby Words: happiness, happily
Antonyms for Happy


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Sorrowful adjective – Expressing or suggesting mourning.
Usage example: adopted a sorrowful tone of voice to read the news story about the former governor's death

Happy is an antonym for sorrowful in grieving topic.
Nearby Words: sorrow, sorrowed, sorrowing, sorrowfully
Antonyms for Sorrowful
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Things that words describes

character happy character sorrowful character
nature happy nature sorrowful nature
series happy series sorrowful series
face happy face sorrowful face
Other nouns: tone, story, music, smile, dreams, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • Following these events, Pilika's portrait is altered for the rest of the game, replacing her previous happy expression by a deeply sorrowful one, and the events traumatized her so much that she became mute.
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Sorrowful and Happy. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 29, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/happy/sorrowful
Happy & Sorrowful. N.p., 2016. Web. 29 Oct. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/happy/sorrowful>.
Sorrowful or Happy. 2016. Accessed October 29, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/happy/sorrowful.

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