What is another word for dismayed?

437 synonyms found


[ dɪsmˈe͡ɪd], [ dɪsmˈe‍ɪd], [ d_ɪ_s_m_ˈeɪ_d]

Dismayed is a feeling of discouragement or disappointment. It is important to know some of its synonyms in order to better communicate and express oneself. One synonym is disheartened, which means feeling hopeless and discouraged. Another synonym for dismayed is dejected, which is feeling down and low-spirited. Despondent is another option, which describes a feeling of extreme discouragement and hopelessness. Disappointed is a synonym for dismayed, which is a feeling of sadness and frustration. Crestfallen is another synonym that means feeling defeated or humiliated. By knowing these synonyms, one can better express their emotions and thoughts when feeling dismayed.

Synonyms for Dismayed:

How to use "Dismayed" in context?

I was dismayed when I found out that my health insurance company would not cover the cost of surgery I needed. I was already struggling to pay for other things, and the added expense of surgery was completely out of my financial reach. I was forced to choose between the surgery and putting my health at risk.

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