low-spiritedness
noun see low-spirited

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  • low-spiritedness — index pessimism Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Low-spiritedness — Low spirited Low spir it*ed, a. Deficient in animation and courage; dejected; depressed; dispirited; not sprightly. Syn: depressed, dispirited, down(predicate), downcast, downhearted, low. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] {Low spir it*ed*ness}, n.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • low-spiritedness — low spir·it·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • low-spiritedness — noun a feeling of low spirits he felt responsible for her lowness of spirits • Syn: ↑downheartedness, ↑dejectedness, ↑lowness, ↑dispiritedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑dispirited ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • low-spiritedness — See low spiritedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • low-spirited — [lō′spir΄it id] adj. in low spirits; sad; depressed low spiritedly adv. low spiritedness n …   English World dictionary

  • low-spirited — low spiritedly, adv. low spiritedness, n. /loh spir i tid/, adj. depressed; dejected: He is feeling rather low spirited today. [1580 90] Syn. sad, heartsore, dispirited, blue. * * * …   Universalium

  • Low — 1. adj., n., & adv. adj. 1 of less than average height; not high or tall or reaching far up (a low wall). 2 a situated close to ground or sea level etc.; not elevated in position (low altitude). b (of the sun) near the horizon. c (of latitude)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • low — 1. adj., n., & adv. adj. 1 of less than average height; not high or tall or reaching far up (a low wall). 2 a situated close to ground or sea level etc.; not elevated in position (low altitude). b (of the sun) near the horizon. c (of latitude)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • low-spirited — adjective filled with melancholy and despondency gloomy at the thought of what he had to face gloomy predictions a gloomy silence took a grim view of the economy the darkening mood lonely and blue in a strange city depressed by the loss of his… …   Useful english dictionary

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