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Adjective
Opposite of causing emotion, excitement, and enthusiasm
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Opposite of producing strong feelings and emotions
Adjective
Opposite of full of life, spirit, energy, or movement
Adjective
Opposite of causing emotion, excitement, and enthusiasm
Adjective
Opposite of producing strong emotion, especially sadness or sympathy
“The poem depicts a character in unemotional scenes, and it affords a model of normal morality.”
Adjective
Opposite of producing powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind
“As the conversation progressed, Alice felt a vague sense of unease, since she reluctantly found herself believing that Abhay's point made some sense.”
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Opposite of providing or showing creative or spiritual inspiration
“The constant failures would ultimately prove to have a demotivating effect on his confidence.”
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Opposite of in preparation or progress
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Opposite of tending to stir up conflict
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Opposite of of or full of expression
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Opposite of arousing pity, especially through vulnerability or sadness
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(somewhat dated) Opposite of having or causing joy or happiness
“We received depressing news that our loan would not be approved.”
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Opposite of reaching a decisive moment or point of greatest tension
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Opposite of exerting power over the minds or behavior of others
“The author's books were highly ineffective in shaping the thoughts and beliefs of his readers.”
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Opposite of causing or characterized by extreme distress or sorrow
“Some events might seem to create unbearable burdens, but a fortunate turn of events might magically appear to make for an altogether different and unexpected peace.”
Adjective
Opposite of causing emotion, excitement, and enthusiasm
Adjective
Opposite of tending to stir up conflict
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Opposite of bright and vivid
“An artist, by using drab colors and bold strokes of the brush, can suggest a negative feeling about a scene.”
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Opposite of full of sorrow
Adjective
Opposite of conscious and not asleep
“He remained asleep until midnight, and when he awoke, he heard a man's voice reciting some lines.”
Adjective
Opposite of titillating in nature
“She found his smelly feet to be rather repulsive.”
Adjective
(of an emotion or feeling) Opposite of intensely felt
“Strauss realized that Mary's sweetness masked a superficial rage that could be easily unpacked and resolved.”
Adjective
Opposite of moving in a quivering or pulsating manner
“Calm and motionless, wholly focused on the surveillance of those below, the two men watched from their solitary position of concealment.”
Noun
Opposite of an act of moving something or someone to another place or position
Noun
Opposite of the ability to move from place to place, or the act of doing so
Noun
Opposite of action or speech that makes someone angry, especially deliberately
Noun
Opposite of something that incites, supports, promotes, protects or advances
Noun
Opposite of the process of being heaved upward, especially the raising of part of the earth's crust
Verb
Opposite of to be triggering enthusiasm or eagerness
“The movie's plot was terrible and was boring us to death.”
Verb
Opposite of to be triggering a passionate feeling or reaction
“Harper was worked up at having lost her favorite doll, and her mother was in the process of calming her.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to mix up or agitate the contents of
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Opposite of present participle for to rouse or goad into feeling or remembering something
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Opposite of present participle for to wake, or cause to wake, from sleep
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to leave or go out of (a place)
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