What is the opposite of expectant?

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Adjective
Opposite of having or showing an excited feeling that something is about to happen, especially something good
Adjective
Opposite of used to describe a pregnant woman or a man who is about to become a father
Adjective
Opposite of confident in one's own abilities
Adjective
Opposite of hopeful and confident about the future
“She remained pessimistic about ever finding true love after a string of failed relationships.”
Adjective
Opposite of feeling or causing great excitement or other strong feelings
Adjective
Opposite of awe-stricken
Adjective
(archaic) Opposite of in a late stage of pregnancy
“She was nonpregnant and without a child.”
Adjective
Opposite of ambitious or driven towards a particular goal
Adjective
Opposite of inspiring or feeling hope and optimism
Adjective
Opposite of watchful, especially for danger or disorder
Noun
(noncandidate) Opposite of one who aspires to a position, office or award
Noun
(noncontender) Opposite of one who aspires to a position, office or award
“His patron, Robert of Gloucester, was the illegitimate son of Henry I and thus a noncontender for the throne.”
Adverb
Opposite of in a state of high anticipation
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