What is another word for drear?74 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ d_ɹ_ˈiə], [ dɹˈi͡ə], [ dɹˈiə]
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Definition for Drear:
- depressing in character or appearance; " drove through dingy streets"; " the dismal prison twilight"- Charles Dickens; " drab old buildings"; " a dreary mining town"; " gloomy tenements"; " sorry routine that follows on the heels of death"- B. A. Williams
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Antonyms for Drear:
comfortable, encouraging, joyful, hopeful, cheerful, nice, congenial, appealing, sunny, happy, bright, comforting, glad, pleasant, light.
blithe, optimistic, welcome, joyous, cheery, enjoyable, pleasing, friendly, buoyant, agreeable, stimulating, mirthful, thrilling, delightful, cheering, pleasurable, lighthearted, exhilarating, satisfying, heartwarming, lightsome, festive, cordial, blithesome, uplifting, jolly, heartening, merry, jocund, stirring, inspiring, sunshiny.
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Homophones for Drear:
- dodderer, durer, dietary, dither, dewar, dry, dare, dearie, death row, deer, drew, deary, drey, door, diarrhoea, diary, darrow, doddery, Dieter, drier, draw, dire, datura, detour, didder, derriere, durio, dower, deere, doer, deter, dory, duty tour, doorway, Diarrhea, Dr., dowery, dodder, dreary, drawee, dear, dead air, dyer, dourah, dari, dryer, deodar, dour, durra, dairy, draw away, dowry, drawer, dura, doura, death adder, dior, dray.