disconsolate

  • 21 disconsolate — [dɪs kɒns(ə)lət] adjective very unhappy and unable to be comforted. Derivatives disconsolately adverb disconsolateness noun disconsolation noun Origin ME: from med. L. disconsolatus, from dis (expressing reversal) + L. consolat , consolari to… …

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  • 22 disconsolate — a. Inconsolable, desolate, forlorn, heart broken, broken hearted, comfortless, cheerless, sorrowful, melancholy, sad …

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  • 23 disconsolate — adj 1. inconsolable, heartbroken, forlorn, grief stricken, comfortless, wretched, miserable; sad, unhappy, woeful, heavy hearted, dispirited, low spirited; depressed, dejected, despondent, melancholy, woebegone, discouraged, downcast; blue, Sl.… …

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  • 24 disconsolate — dis·con·so·late …

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  • 25 disconsolate — UK [dɪsˈkɒnsələt] / US [dɪsˈkɑnsələt] adjective extremely unhappy or disappointed Derived word: disconsolately adverb …

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  • 26 disconsolate — dis•con•so•late [[t]dɪsˈkɒn sə lɪt[/t]] adj. 1) without consolation or solace; hopelessly unhappy; inconsolable 2) characterized by or causing dejection; cheerless; gloomy • Etymology: 1325–75; ME < ML disconsōlātus= L dis I+consōlātus, ptp.… …

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  • 27 disconsolate — /dɪsˈkɒnsələt / (say dis konsuhluht) adjective 1. without consolation or solace; unhappy; inconsolable. 2. characterised by or causing discomfort; cheerless; gloomy. {Medieval Latin disconsōlātus, from dis dis 1 + Latin consōlātus, past… …

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  • 28 disconsolate — adj. 1 forlorn or inconsolable. 2 unhappy or disappointed. Derivatives: disconsolately adv. disconsolateness n. disconsolation n. Etymology: ME f. med.L disconsolatus (as DIS , consolatus past part. of L consolari console) …

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  • 29 Disconsolately — Disconsolate Dis*con so*late, a. [LL. disconsolatus; L. dis + consolatus, p. p. of consolari to console. See {Console}, v. t.] 1. Destitute of consolation; deeply dejected and dispirited; hopelessly sad; comfortless; filled with grief; as, a… …

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  • 30 Disconsolateness — Disconsolate Dis*con so*late, a. [LL. disconsolatus; L. dis + consolatus, p. p. of consolari to console. See {Console}, v. t.] 1. Destitute of consolation; deeply dejected and dispirited; hopelessly sad; comfortless; filled with grief; as, a… …

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  • 31 disconsolately — disconsolate ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unable to be comforted or consoled; very unhappy. DERIVATIVES disconsolately adverb …

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  • 32 desolate — desolately, adv. desolateness, n. desolater, desolator, n. adj. /des euh lit/; v. /des euh layt /, adj., v., desolated, desolating. adj. 1. barren or laid waste; devastated: a treeless, desolate landscape …

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  • 33 downcast — downcast, dispirited, dejected, depressed, disconsolate, woebegone mean affected by or showing very low spirits. Downcast implies a being overcome by shame, mortification, or loss of hope or confidence; it usually suggests an inability to face… …

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  • 34 des´o|late|ness — des|o|late «adjective. DEHS uh liht; verb. DEHS uh layt», adjective, verb, lat|ed, lat|ing. –adj. 1. not producing anything; laid waste; devastated; barren: »desolate land. SYNONYM(S) …

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  • 35 des´o|late|ly — des|o|late «adjective. DEHS uh liht; verb. DEHS uh layt», adjective, verb, lat|ed, lat|ing. –adj. 1. not producing anything; laid waste; devastated; barren: »desolate land. SYNONYM(S) …

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  • 36 des|o|late — «adjective. DEHS uh liht; verb. DEHS uh layt», adjective, verb, lat|ed, lat|ing. –adj. 1. not producing anything; laid waste; devastated; barren: »desolate land. SYNONYM(S) …

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  • 38 English words first attested in Chaucer — Contents 1 Etymology 2 List 2.1 Canterbury Tales General Prologue …

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  • 39 despondent — I adjective aggrieved, beaten, defeated, defeatist, dejected, depressed, desolate, despairing, disconsolate, dismal, dispirited, dolorous, downcast, dreary, gloomy, hopeless, in despair, inconsolable, joyless, listless, lugubrious, melancholic,… …

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  • 40 dismal — I adjective black, bleak, cheerless, cloudy, comfortless, dark, deplorable, depressing, despairing, despondent, dim, dingy, dire, disagreeable, disconsolate, dreary, dull, dusky, flat, foggy, gloomy, gray, joyless, lamentable, lifeless, lowering …

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