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Disconsolate

Dis`con´so`late
n.1.Disconsolateness.
a.1.Destitute of consolation; deeply dejected and dispirited; hopelessly sad; comfortless; filled with grief; as, a bereaved and disconsolate parent.
One morn a Peri at the gate
Of Eden stood disconsolate.
- Moore.
The ladies and the knights, no shelter nigh,
Were dropping wet, disconsolate and wan.
- Dryden.
2.Inspiring dejection; saddening; cheerless; as, the disconsolate darkness of the winter nights.
Adj.1.disconsolate - sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled; "inconsolable when her son died"
2.disconsolate - causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"
affording no hope, apathetic, bad, black, bleak, cold, comfortless, crestfallen, crushed, cut up, deep-troubled, depressing, desolate, desole, despairing, desperate, despondent, dispirited, doleful, down, downhearted, drear, forlorn, grim, heart-stricken, heart-struck, heartsick, heartsore, hopeless, in despair, inconsolable, joyless, low, melancholy, sick, sick at heart, soul-sick, stricken, suicidal, unconsolable, unhopeful, without hope, woebegone, woeful
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