Cheerless - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 28/02/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Cheerless.

5 letter answer(s) to cheerless

BLEAK
  1. offering little or no hope; "the future looked black"; "prospects were bleak"; "Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge; "took a dim view of things"
  2. providing no shelter or sustenance; "bare rocky hills"; "barren lands"; "the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes"; "the desolate surface of the moon"; "a stark landscape"
  3. unpleasantly cold and damp; "bleak winds of the North Atlantic"
  4. small freshwater coarse fish
DREAR
  1. 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"
STARK
  1. devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment; "the blunt truth"; "the crude facts"; "facing the stark reality of the deadline"
  2. providing no shelter or sustenance; "bare rocky hills"; "barren lands"; "the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes"; "the desolate surface of the moon"; "a stark landscape"
  3. without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers;
  4. complete or extreme; "stark poverty"; "a stark contrast"
  5. severely simple;
  6. completely; "stark mad"; "mouth stark open"

6 letter answer(s) to cheerless

DISMAL
  1. 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"

7 letter answer(s) to cheerless

DOLEFUL
  1. filled with or evoking sadness; "the child's doleful expression"; "stared with mournful eyes"; "mournful news"
  2. dull

4 letter answer(s) to cheerless

DRAB
  1. 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"
  2. of a light brownish green color
  3. lacking brightness or color; dull; "drab faded curtains"; "sober Puritan grey"; "children in somber brown clothes"
  4. lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise; "her drab personality"; "life was drab compared with the more exciting life style overseas"; "a series of dreary dinner parties"
  5. a dull greyish to yellowish or light olive brown

3 letter answer(s) to cheerless

SAD
  1. bad; unfortunate; "my finances were in a deplorable state"; "a lamentable decision"; "her clothes were in sad shape"; "a sorry state of affairs"
  2. experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness; "feeling sad because his dog had died"; "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"- Christina Rossetti
  3. of things that make you feel sad; "sad news"; "she doesn't like sad movies"; "it was a very sad story"; "When I am dead, my dearest, / Sing no sad songs for me"- Christina Rossetti
  4. More miserable
  5. Unhappy

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Cheerless'

Hardly cheery
Hardly colorful
Hardly encouraging
Hardly exciting
Harsh
Heads of state are disproportionately unhappy
Ho-hum
Humdrum
In a blue funk
In a funk
In low spirits
In the doldrums
In the dumps
Inferior, as excuses go
Insufficient, as an excus
Jerry Lewis movie "The __
Just about hopeless
Kind of story
Lacking brightness, poet is sent up
Lacking color
Lackluster
Lacklustre Eisteddfod winner retired
Last-ditch opening to lose weight? No time
Like a moonscape
Like many a contrast
Like some commentary
Like some prospects
Long-faced
Low
Lugubrious
Methodism allows drinking? Very disappointing
Mideast's House of ___
Miserable face sergeant major wears
Miserable sergeant-major breaking clock face?
Moping
Mournful
Needing buoying
Not promising
Not up
Of a dull greenish-brown colour
Offering little hope
Pessimist - is my jam mild?
Poet turned dull
Poor reader initially held up - 'It's boring' ...
Rather dull sailor put under the doctor
Regrettable
Ringo's original surname
Sad face, taking in storm on vacation
Said when one leaves in low spirits
Saturnine
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Severe in appearance
Severe looking; naked
Shabby poet recalled
Singing the blues
Small bill is miserable
Sorrowful
Sorry
Swimmer looking miserable
Tar on road turned grey
The German returns depressed
The German’s upset and unhappy
Time in Channel island is bleak
Tradesmen finally leaving brand new flat
Unexciting
Unfortunate
Unhappy
Unhappy almost everything’s gone from healthy food option?
Unhappy workers finally given notice
Unpromising
Visually dull
Void of any va-va-voom
Woebegone
Woeful
Wretched
___ raving mad

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