What are some opposite words for gladden?

Antonyms for gladden
ˈglæd n

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term gladden.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gladden, joy(verb)

    make glad or happy

    Antonyms:
    sadden

    Synonyms:
    joy, rejoice

  2. gladden(verb)

    become glad or happy

    Antonyms:
    sadden

    Synonyms:
    joy

Wiktionary

  1. gladden(verb)

    Synonyms:
    cheer up

  2. gladden(verb)

    To cause (something) to become more glad.

    Synonyms:
    cheer up

  3. gladden(verb)

    To become more glad in one's disposition.

    Synonyms:
    cheer up

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gladden

    Antonyms:
    grieve, dispirit, disappoint, depress, afflict, trouble, wound

    Synonyms:
    rejoice, cheer, gratify, exhilarate

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. gladden(v)

    Synonyms:
    cheer, delight, please, exhilarate, gratify, buoy, elate, rejoice

How to use gladden in a sentence?

  1. Prophet Mohammad:

    What actions are most excellent? To gladden the heart of human beings, to feed the hungry, to help the afflicted, to lighten the sorrow of the sorrowful, and to remove the sufferings of the injured.

How to pronounce gladden?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say gladden in sign language?

  1. gladden

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#9117wound
#31141grieve
#31211disappoint
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#73447afflict
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#190028sadden

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