Synonym of downbeat

Alternative for downbeat


the first beat of a musical measure (as the conductor's arm moves downward)


Pessimistic or gloomy
pessimistic defeatist gloomy hopeless negative bleak dark despairing black cynical dejected depressed fatalistic gloom-ridden bearish demoralised demoralized despondent glum lugubrious melancholy suspicious alarmist distrustful doubting unfavorable unfavourable cheerless depressing dispirited unhappy unhopeful given to looking on the black side dismal discouraged discouraging sullen desperate disheartening dreary downhearted resigned morose disheartened foreboding desolate unpromising doubtful sombre grim dispiriting morbid forlorn somber troubled unoptimistic funereal oppressive comfortless miserable sad unenthusiastic solemn disconsolate wretched sepulchral unfortunate looking on the black side unlikely unpropitious unencouraging inauspicious defeated unconfident sorrowful misanthropic worried saddening spineless bad dire uncertain looking on the dark side disappointing distressing murky plutonian chill Cimmerian acherontic acheronian grave joyless drab oppressed distressed anguished woebegone melancholic helpless worrying upset pained tragic heartbroken dolorous abject downcast dim harsh mournful doleful bitter weary blue brokenhearted doomed horrid sunk unmitigable austere chilly Eeyorish elegiacal gray dreich depressive godforsaken saturnine drear elegiac cold grey broken-hearted up the creek long-suffering in despair grief-stricken without hope inconsolable in pain tenebrous tenebrific lonely sunless darkening lonesome cloudy woeful dull sorry uninviting dingy pathetic heartbreaking heartrending crestfallen dour down in the dumps unwelcoming rueful down in the mouth uncomfortable piteous mirthless teary tearful down bare inhospitable stark in the dumps cast down spiritless clinical impersonal institutional mourning dejecting lamentable terrible low unpleasant low-spirited drearisome in low spirits lamenting bland dirgelike draggy mopey poor moody wintery afflicted wintry jarring upsetting dreadful pitiable pitiful harrowing down-and-out disagreeable heavy-hearted grievous in a blue funk serious poignant sober plaintive dirge-like horrible awful squalid nostalgic grieving devastated sorrowing traumatic moping sordid humourless humorless distressful shameful in the pits colorless painful dragged execrable inferior deplorable lousy moving foul long-faced appalling indigent scungy impoverished displeasing detestable scurvy rotten horrific gut-wrenching lacklustre lackluster deep hurting troublesome colourless boring monotonous shadowy lifeless heart-rending macabre unexciting blah uninteresting uninspiring humdrum severe spartan uncaring maudlin solitary chap-fallen unimpassioned exequial funebrial deathlike threnodic threnodial overcast unmoved sinister touching taciturn ominous disconcerting tragical obscure deathly hollow Stygian brooding bereft unnerving disquieting discomforting atrocious sunk in gloom crabbed mopish surly chapfallen broody ugly sulky intolerable horrendous crushed lorn companionless regrettable forbidding in the doldrums ghastly gruesome afflictive cut up blue funk demoralising demoralizing difficult heart-breaking excruciating shocking crushing dolesome agonising vexatious agonizing discomposing plangent lachrymose horrifying derisible mortifying pensive heart-wrenching tear-jerking frightful despicable contemptible disgraceful vile trashy shoddy filthy destitute derisory poverty-stricken saddened heartsick droopy heavyhearted heartsore wistful dysphoric crummy hangdog destroyed tristful weeping bleeding ripped cast-down bummed out down and out fed up torn up on a downer taken down low-down let down in the toilet


Relaxed and understated
casual informal low-key relaxed easy easy-going equable insouciant muted nonchalant subdued discreet inconspicuous laid-back subtle understated unostentatious at ease cool sober somber sombre together unflappable downhome free and easy played down toned down unpretentious restrained unobtrusive unnoticeable quiet modest easygoing unassuming circumspect invisible tasteful low-profile soft unshowy soft-pedaled bland unremarkable out of sight in the background unglamorous minimalist unflashy unspectacular unfussy conservative softened muffled repressed simple modulated loose toned-down soft-sell self-effacing played-down low-keyed calm composed collected unconcerned unruffled serene placid tranquil unperturbed imperturbable blithe unworried unflustered breezy mellow unexcitable unemotional peaceful chilled lax phlegmatic affable nonplussed friendly stoical leisurely tolerant undemanding unhurried forbearing self-possessed chilled out live-and-let-live level-headed cool, calm and collected low-pressure happy-go-lucky easy-peasy devil-may-care self-controlled carefree untroubled indifferent unfazed undisturbed poised unmoved impassive even-tempered dispassionate apathetic detached unagitated cool-headed laid back sedate comfortable unbothered careless lackadaisical uninterested steady unshaken cold controlled equanimous disinterested coolheaded offhand heedless self-composed distant complacent cozy level stolid reserved aloof incurious possessed recollected smooth pleasant cosy equal unresponsive cheerful mild as cool as a cucumber stress-free confident self-assured limpid pococurante perfunctory indulgent uncaring lazy liberal stable unceremonious slack at peace upbeat assured remote patient comfy inattentive negligent open restful permissive blasé unexcited temperate withdrawn halcyon gay moderate lenient flexible impersonal agreeable emotionless levelheaded irresponsible unaffected slipshod natural sloppy uninhibited well balanced undemonstrative unfeeling congenial passionless undismayed stoic still content neglectful debonair amenable remiss cursory secure insensible lighthearted uncurious callous relaxing disregardful unmindful slapdash derelict unsociable homely snug feckless airy poker-faced cool as a cucumber sunny delinquent happy frosty antisocial standoffish frigid cushy jaunty intimate cheery complaisant light-hearted unclubbable buoyant offish asocial standoff chilly unsympathetic satisfied unbending pacific unshakable reasonable lukewarm businesslike unconstrained lightsome genial sanguine regardless unanxious uninvolved cold-blooded disimpassioned dry hard-hearted thick-skinned flat reckless improvident slap-happy unfriendly blithely unconcerned cold-eyed without a care in the world without care buttoned-up warm lively positive amiable assertive reposeful uncommunicative vivacious forgiving free familiar rational unapproachable unrestricted joyful sprightly unforthcoming jolly contented effervescent sensible glad homey cavalier blithesome listless self-confident haughty reticent grounded affectless numb impassible slaphappy unstudied icy welcoming easeful commonsensical hospitable deliberate optimistic stilly flippant hushed mild-mannered hard-boiled blah uppity half-hearted languid unstirred lown forgetful untouched sure of oneself unheeding staid uncircumspect tardy incautious unaccountable couldn't care less obliging undependable uncommitted unobservant untrustworthy good-for-nothing sympathetic abstract unreliable stand-offish unrestrained considerate liberated untaxing understanding good-natured cordial good-humoured good-humored bright animated merry homelike sparkling nerveless jovial uncritical civil unforced sparky bored sane spirited practical clinical hassle-free certain realistic stiff sound passive spontaneous pragmatic formal glacial judicious prudent unsentimental unflinching mature joyous frolicsome wise thoughtless at home audacious chirpy gratified peppy indolent fearless bold self-reliant insensitive forbidding self-asserting deadpan balanced leisured unthinking oblivious austere dauntless calmed supine stony benign dependable chill heartless gutsy unhesitating unserious lethargic overindulgent reliable superficial high-spirited light sure objective immovable soothed gung ho non-committal unstuffy stuffy freewheeling soothing neutral frivolous clearheaded filled with aplomb neglecting non-restrictive wooden uninterrupted Laodicean proud centered unbroken good-tempered laissez-faire sure of yourself well-balanced unimpassioned sociable cold fish full of common sense trouble-free could care less free-and-easy removed wimpy gentle non-formal well adjusted centred cool as cucumber slovenly spacey keeping your cool measured spaced-out full of beans amicable moony out of it draggy stuck up expansive unpassioned don't give a damn what the hell behindhand retiring resilient plain well-adjusted limp putting on airs unstressed in a relaxed manner compromising harmonious conciliatory even-keeled unreserved taking your time unimpressed uninfluenced weary comforted clubby unrestrictive lacking concern unperturbable unvexed unflurried with both feet on the ground in control effortless artless jaded glutted outgiving hang-loose protected free from worry free from care even orderly unfluctuating stabile systematic methodical comforting calming well-disposed broad-minded reassured matey take-it-or-leave-it couldn't-care-less world-weary impervious unexpressive settled chummy not formal taciturn serious not turn a hair have one's act together quieted keeping a stiff upper lip keeping one's shirt on suppressed brave courageous self-sufficient intrepid uncompanionable self-satisfied smug generous open-minded unbuttoned pally ceremonious bouncy accommodating supercilious disdainful philosophical can-do expressionless toneless hollow dead blank vacant insociable arrogant cloyed fun pellucid reconciled resting fair quiescent surefooted sure-footed mean-looking stuck-up keeping people at arm's length put on airs rested asleep at switch unheedful oscitant failing to take proper care cold-fish logical cool cat tough non-emotional analytical nonpassionate unpassionate scientific iceberg balmy fancy-free free-spirited transparent free-wheeling unstructured off the hook nowhere nonemotional believing in oneself self-assertive self-respecting hard as nails stiff upper lip roll with punches nonaffected snooty restored fresh lofty unenthusiastic on ice lone wolf homestyle matter-of-fact straight-faced pokerfaced stony-eyed pleased appeased assuaged pleased as punch fulfilled delighted thankful blissful tickled tickled pink chuffed idyllic tractable cautious unoppressive careful unburdensome docile safe bubbly self-indulgent laissez faire overfamiliar free-minded straight snug as a bug in a rug delightful folksy down-home introverted gleeful boon nonformal convivial footloose carefree and untroubled living the life of Riley torpid sluggish ebullient vital homy uninquiring with one's feet on the ground diffident unofficial inert unambitious unmotivated gamesome frolic winsome gladsome zestful eupeptic perky chipper exuberant zippy crank bullish hopeful canty jocund abstracted preoccupied introvert outside versatile sketchy zingy hands-off noninterventionist uneager playful impartial unprejudiced unbiased funny footloose and fancy-free approachable supple invigorated full of zip elastic droopy dispirited desultory jocular humorous receptive available gemütlich hard-headed accessible easy to get along with communicative well disposed easy to get on with conversable non-hostile door's always open laodicean indecisive uncertain unenthused irresolute undecided not interested wishy-washy hesitant halfhearted unresolved tepid hurried fleeting quick mechanical brief summary passing token hasty facetious free as the wind free as a bird unexacting commodious phoning it in dismissive going through the motions rapid walking through it jokey kind volatile feelgood doubtless pushy implicit clear cocksure brazen unimpressionable overconfident obdurate inexpressive coldhearted marble uncompassionate self-restrained brisk everyday rosy high frisky thoughtful inhibited puffed up pumped up leisure ventilated easy-breezy guarded compassionate tender caring pleasing along for the ride going with the flow rolling with the punches under wraps uptight inobtrusive under control nonaggressive corked up unaffable unexcessive in charge bottled up in check on a leash unexpansive not given to excesses in control of yourself shrinking unextreme benevolent kindly lovable meek humane spicy racy workaday slouchy loose-fitting baggy day-to-day sporty ordinary non-dressy normal sportif vague indefinite broad inaccurate general bright-eyed and bushy-tailed humble merciful likeable softhearted moral fatherly loving non-confrontational sweet-tempered lamblike sisterly brotherly likable gracious kind-hearted peaceable angelic soft-spoken unoffensive shy goodhearted motherly respectful demure decent dovelike tenderhearted tender-hearted maternal reverent large-hearted dove-like warmhearted kindhearted harmless paternal flabby flaccid nonspecific imprecise over-tolerant shapeless inexact yielding full of the joys of spring not bothered hardened self-centered blind self-centred deaf undaunted asleep on job nonjudgmental accepting floppy paying no mind any way not giving a toss


In a despondent state
unhappy sad miserable dejected down depressed despondent downcast gloomy sorrowful disconsolate mournful crestfallen dispirited blue downhearted heartbroken melancholy doleful forlorn glum low melancholic inconsolable joyless morose regretful saddened woebegone woeful cheerless despairing troubled brokenhearted grumpy heartsick heartsore heavyhearted lachrymose tearful teary dragged dreary droopy grim hangdog mirthless sorry wretched bleak bleeding destroyed dismal hurting broken-hearted heavy-hearted long-faced low-spirited cast down fed up in pain bummed out down and out down in the dumps down in the mouth out of sorts in the dumps let-down not happy in a blue funk discouraged pessimistic disheartened dismayed demoralized crushed cowed in the doldrums sick as a parrot demoralised pensive lugubrious desolate funereal moody somber depressing wistful sombre defeatist morbid dolorous sunk in gloom in low spirits torn up feel-bad daunted deflated disappointed spiritless put off deterred dashed subdued shaken sapped thrown shattered unenthused let down unenthusiastic intimidated unconfident chap-fallen caved-in down-in-mouth beat beat-down come-apart hopeless bummed-out shot-down cheesed off brassed off gone to pieces having lost heart lost momentum lacking in confidence in blue funk lacking in enthusiasm in a funk with cold feet taken down bad crummy weeping ripped cast-down on a downer in the pits low-down in the toilet upset dull dysphoric tristful dark at sob story elegiac plaintive nostalgic lamenting oppressed emo distressed disillusioned discontented dissatisfied disgruntled choked weighed down disenchanted disconcerted low in spirits frustrated discomfited miffed hurt displeased chagrined very sad aghast beaten gutted irked unsatisfied disturbed perturbed bothered baulked chapfallen objecting worsted vanquished balked cut up shot down as sick as a parrot


Serious and sedate in nature or manner
sobersided serious earnest sedate solemn austere humorless humourless severe staid uncomic unsmiling businesslike deadpan funereal grave grim sober stern unhumorous weighty pokerfaced long-faced no-nonsense po-faced somber glum dour sombre quiet contemplative bookish bound and determined pensive composed resolved thoughtful sullen introspective reflective ruminative stony-faced unplayful subdued intense poker-faced resolute deep in thought straight-faced joyless cheerless consequential exigent significant profound substantial urgent pivotal major important vital critical crucial considerable material gloomy portentous key appreciable monumental acute momentous eventful heavyweight big major league of great import no joke of moment tough heavy life-and-death no laughing matter cold sober heavy-duty underlined of significance all-important matter of life and death of great importance hefty difficult life and death of great consequence of consequence sad big deal hard high-priority far-reaching serious-minded meditative cogitative strict musing mournful studious dull broody ruminant expressionless impassive blank dry thinking dismal straight boring tedious sour brooding rigid unamusing prayerful dreamy disapproving dreaming philosophical stolid grim-faced deliberative wistful heavy-going pondering uncomical stiff moody dreary douce puritanical saturnine owlish leaden sage dignified ponderous muted forbidding melancholy sorrowful withdrawn blue strictly business stone-faced deliberate reasoning cogitating speculative deep engrossed preoccupied absorbed analytical museful rapt discerning philosophic reflecting wary cautious calculating in a brown study observative immersed in thought retrospective lost in thought intent observant empty vacant inexpressive wooden inscrutable unexpressive stony dispassionate catatonic vacuous numb unresponsive glazed lifeless fixed nobody home unreadable

Antonym of downbeat

downbeat Idiom, Proverb

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