What is the opposite of longing?

Need antonyms for longing? Here's a list of opposite words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Opposite of having or showing a yearning desire
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm towards doing something
“It was a sign to the recruiter that Bill was apathetic to the role when he presented unshaven and in casual attire for the interview.”
Adjective
Opposite of impatient, or having a great desire or enthusiasm for something
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing eagerness or enthusiasm towards an activity
“I was just a casual follower of tennis, but a fanatic enthusiast of basketball.”
Adjective
Opposite of full of yearning or longing
Adjective
Opposite of ambitious or driven towards a particular goal
Adjective
Opposite of having or encouraging an excessive interest in lustful matters
Adjective
Opposite of possessing, or controlled by ambition
“At a time when apathetic youngsters are the hot topic of political debate, he is the exception that proves the rule.”
Noun
Opposite of a yearning desire
more ❯
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being eager or enthusiastic
Noun
Opposite of an ambition or hope
“Demoralising idleness and the humiliation of charity or relief work left the unemployed dispirited, apathetic, or divided.”
Noun
Opposite of intense and selfish desire for something, especially wealth, power, or food
Noun
Opposite of a favorable inclination or enthusiasm for something
“He took no heed of the bakery as we passed by, his indifference for pastries evident.”
Noun
Opposite of strong feelings of lust
“The desire for chasteness was rare in an adolescent such as himself.”
Adverb
Opposite of in a state of high anticipation
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to have a strong want or desire
“She would dismiss his advances and leave the premises shortly after.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
7-letter Words Starting With
Find Antonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021