Synonyms for (adjective) dispirited

Synonyms: down, down in the mouth, downcast, downhearted, dispirited, depressed, low, low-spirited, grim, gloomy, blue

Definition: filled with melancholy and despondency

Usage: 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 job; a dispirited and resigned expression on her face; downcast after his defeat; feeling discouraged and downhearted

Similar words: dejected

Definition: affected or marked by low spirits

Usage: is dejected but trying to look cheerful


Synonyms: listless, dispirited

Definition: marked by low spirits; showing no enthusiasm

Usage: a dispirited and divided Party; reacted to the crisis with listless resignation

Similar words: spiritless

Definition: lacking ardor or vigor or energy

Usage: a spiritless reply to criticism