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Synonyms for unhappinessun·hap·pi·ness

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unhappiness

    Synonyms:
    misery, wretchedness, distress, woe

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sadness, unhappinessnoun

    emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being

    Synonyms:
    lugubriousness, sorrow, gloominess, sadness, sorrowfulness

    Antonyms:
    felicity, happiness

  2. unhappinessnoun

    state characterized by emotions ranging from mild discontentment to deep grief

    Synonyms:
    sadness

    Antonyms:
    happiness, felicity

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unhappinessnoun

    Synonyms:
    wretchedness, misery, distress, affliction, woe

  2. unhappinessnoun

    Synonyms:
    misfortune, calamity, disaster

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unhappinessnoun

    Synonyms:
    infelicity, misery, distress, sorrow, woe

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "unhappiness":

    dissatisfaction, discontent, sadness, misfortune, displeasure, misery, woe

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#12669distress
#14621sorrow
#15487misery
#18051sadness
#25704woe
#27687dissatisfaction
#31190misfortune
#32460discontent
#48141displeasure
#48275unhappiness
#114040wretchedness
#330484gloominess

How to use unhappiness in a sentence?

  1. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    You have treasured your MIND more than your 'SELF' and that's the primary source of unhappiness!

  2. Richard Grossman:

    With the increase in shareholder activism, one effect of this kind of director engagement is the ability to get a feel for nascent shareholder unhappiness, are they unhappy with the direction of the company...or with capital allocation? It’s a way for board members to get direct and unfiltered views from shareholders.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    Happiness/cheerfulness/lovefulness gives rise to youthful/gorgeous look/appearance. But, the reverse is the case with unhappiness/uncheerfulness/hatefulness i.e. you should be happy/cheerful/loveful always. For, it really pays.

  4. Richard Grossman:

    With the increase in shareholder activism, one effect of this kind of director engagement is the ability to get a feel for nascent shareholder unhappiness, are they unhappy with the direction of the company...or with capital allocation? It's a way for board members to get direct and unfiltered views from shareholders.

  5. Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo:

    There is neither happiness nor unhappiness in this world; there is only the comparison of one state with another. Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss. It is necessary to have wished for death in order to know how good life is to live.

Images & Illustrations of unhappiness

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