What is another word for miserable?

1318 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ mˈɪzɹəbə͡l], [ mˈɪzɹəbə‍l], [ m_ˈɪ_z__ɹ_ə_b_əl]

Miserable is a word used to describe a state of extreme discomfort, sadness, or suffering in all aspects of life. However, there are several synonyms of 'miserable' that can be used interchangeably to convey a similar meaning. Some alternative options include unhappy, wretched, sorrowful, distressed, dejected, despondent, melancholic, and forlorn. While these synonyms may slightly differ in their level of intensity, they all strongly convey a sense of emotional or physical pain and discomfort. Choosing the right synonym can help add emotion and depth to written or verbal communication, but it is important to ensure the context fits the word's true meaning.

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What are the opposite words for miserable?

Miserable is an adjective used to describe a feeling of extreme unhappiness or discomfort. Antonyms for this word include content, happy, joyful, pleasant, comfortable, and satisfying. Instead of feeling miserable, a person may feel content if they are satisfied with their current circumstances. They may experience joy if they are surrounded by loved ones or engaging in enjoyable activities. Feeling comfortable may replace uncomfortable feelings of misery. One may also feel that their circumstances are satisfying, rather than feeling completely unhappy. Overall, antonyms for the word miserable suggest a state of happiness, comfort, and satisfaction.

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Usage examples for Miserable

At last, at last she and Lingard would be alone, away from Athena as they had never yet been away from her during these long, to Jane these most miserable, days.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
You've made me miserable-miserable!
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
Do you mean to say that you believe those miserable girls?
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester

Famous quotes with Miserable

  • If you were not a sinful, polluted, helpless, and miserable creature, this Savior would not be suited to you, and you would not be comprehended in his gracious invitations to the children of men.
    Archibald Alexander
  • If my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job.
    Woody Allen
  • Life is divided into the horrible and the miserable.
    Woody Allen
  • Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy.
    Robert Anthony
  • Consider then, O man! whether there can be anything more wretched and poor, more naked and miserable, than man when he dies, if he be not clothed with Christ's righteousness, and enriched in his God.
    Johann Arndt

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