Opposite of joyous

Opposite of joyous word list. Here are a variety of words whose meaning is nearly the opposite of joyous.

  • dead
  • deplorable
  • disconsolate
  • funereal
  • grave
  • grievous
  • mournful
  • pensive
  • piteous
  • plaintive
  • portentous
  • sad
  • saturnine
  • severe
  • sombre

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