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Adjective
Opposite of in a state of peaceful happiness
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“Cersei was keenly aware that Sansa Stark was extremely discontented with her betrothment to Joffrey, but she did not care.”
Adjective
Opposite of showing smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or one's achievements
“They have remained largely unsatisfied despite their many successes and substantial growth in the market.”
Adjective
Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“In the plane, my fear of flying kicked in and I felt worried at the thought of not making it to my destination.”
Adjective
Opposite of noticeably happy and optimistic
“Ebenezer Scrooge was a cheerless character who also mistreated others.”
Adjective
Opposite of ready, eager, or prepared to do something
“General Bate was unwilling to exacerbate local perceptions of military tyranny.”
Adjective
Opposite of in a state of comfort and relaxation
“They all saw Dawn as their sworn enemy, which made for an uncomfortable weekend away for me because I was now seen as a traitor.”
Noun
Opposite of a feeling of comfort or happiness
“As we waited, discontent began to give way to barely controllable rage.”
Noun
Opposite of the material dealt with in a speech, performance or work
“By way of digression and as an aside, here's a little anecdote from education.”
Noun
Opposite of the general idea, intention or meaning of something
Noun
Opposite of the meaning of something
“We scream at how senseless the violence seems, and the meaninglessness of the tragedy.”
Noun
Opposite of the state, act, or fact of being (mentally) calm and composed
Noun
Opposite of the act or state of greatly enjoying or finding satisfaction in something
Noun
Opposite of the substance or content of a text or speech, as distinct from its style or form
Noun
Opposite of the composition or structure of something
Noun
Opposite of the general idea, intention or meaning of something
Noun
Opposite of the state of being happy or satisfied
“Her actions have brought unsurmountable sadness to those who survived the accident.”
Noun
Opposite of freedom from worries or problems
“Not that the life of the monk is meant to be miserable but it is nevertheless a life of hardship and deprivation in which one must find his peace.”
Noun
Opposite of a specific meaning
“Even more interestingly for consideration of this text's structure, Ames stresses the particular quality of this phrase's polysemy.”
Noun
Opposite of a feeling or deep satisfaction from one's own achievements, or the achievements of those with whom one is closely associated
“I have nothing but shame for the wrongdoings and transgressions of my sons.”
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that is being discussed, described, or dealt with
“Tom is neither the subject nor the protagonist of the story but merely an auxiliary that serves to illustrate Nick's relationship problems.”
Noun
Opposite of the amount of space occupied or enclosed within a container
Noun
Opposite of a subject or topic being addressed
“That is a non-issue which we will not be focussing on during our meeting.”
Verb
Opposite of to delight, or to give pleasure or satisfaction to
“He is the sort of performer who would never knowingly disappoint a paying audience.”
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