Synonym of grieving

Alternative for grieving

grieves, grieved, grieving

Synonym: hurt, lament, mourn, sorrow,

Antonym: delight, please,


Filled with sadness or melancholy
heavy sad sorrowful melancholy gloomy downcast downhearted heartbroken disheartened dejected disconsolate demoralised demoralized discouraged despondent depressed crestfallen crushed disappointed desolate grief-stricken dispirited forlorn blue inconsolable cheerless down down in the mouth mournful solemn somber sombre bereaved doleful down in the dumps dreary joyless morose sullen aggrieved dolorous grievous pensive heartsick rueful sorry spiritless heartsore saddened troubled wretched tearful unhappy miserable woebegone woeful despairing glum anguished broken-hearted dismal low-spirited distressed melancholic heavyhearted brokenhearted cast down heavy-hearted low droopy hangdog lugubrious devastated upset sorrowing afflicted mourning agonized piteous lamentable regretful plaintive bad cut up agonised pitiful tragic distressing plangent comfortless weeping elegiac heartrending calamitous chap-fallen hurting in low spirits pathetic grieved hopeless heart-rending funereal painful harrowing distraught wistful depressing abject funeral aching bitter deploring bewailing bemoaning wailing dolesome bleak teary depressive deplorable dire lonesome lonely weepy drear gutted dolent elegiacal long-faced sick at heart all torn up pained tormented suffering pitiable emotional heartbreaking dark hurt tristful choked bereft morbid lamenting pessimistic saddening godforsaken down-hearted mirthless murky darkening regrettable grim gray tenebrific grey tenebrous tear-jerking black chill dreich sunless Cimmerian cold sepulchral plutonian saturnine cloudy bummed-out ruthful in pain in mourning in sorrow in doldrums in a blue funk out of sorts in tears in the pits full of sorrow in grief in the dumps sick as a parrot shattered lorn broken overwhelmed angst-ridden displeased companionless in despair bowed down oppressed Eeyorish forbidding austere acheronian unwelcoming overcome with sorrow heavy with grief remorseful mortified worried afflicting troubling singing the blues affecting desperate defeatist threnodic dirge-like grousing cranky crabby grumpy bellyaching beefing cantankerous nostalgic overcome traumatized pining perturbed bothered cast-down griefstricken damp as sick as a parrot shot down lachrymose afflictive dolorific traumatised disturbed concerned traumatic upsetting distressful shook antsy discombobulated burned uptight bugged sore contused tragical unlucky unfortunate sinister oppressive agonizing shook up agonising disastrous catastrophic cruel unpleasant tortured racked feeble disappointing paltry mean horrible dispiriting foreboding ominous atrocious poor worthless powerless helpless bummed down-and-out downtrodden sour hapless disheartening discouraging drab unfavourable unfavorable inauspicious dour unpromising portentous unpropitious dull uninviting baleful menacing threatening grave direful ill-boding minatory doomy bodeful ill dingy dejecting dim adverse inhospitable ill-omened humourless humorless ugly minacious ill-fated disadvantageous dangerous baneful negative lowering wintry cynical apocalyptic moody impending wintery mopey fatalistic fateful downbeat serious bare stark daunting clinical severe demoralizing impersonal sober institutional uncomfortable looming off-putting evil alarming sinistrous brooding gloom-ridden glowering drearisome warning intimidatory doubtful demoralising hostile dirgelike overhanging suspicious distrustful worrying bland doubting moping alarmist unsmiling sulky dragged draggy jarring terrible infelicitous louring given to looking on the black side creepy frightening disenchanting doomed inopportune intimidating imminent thunderous disquieting malign unhopeful minatorial hard comminatory bullying scary doomful malefic earnest sedate terrorizing disturbing bearish clouded chapfallen nasty stern near aggressive close upcoming forthcoming portending impendent lowery loury scowling mopish broody unfriendly perilous terrorising weighty taciturn injurious harsh horrid unenthusiastic staid harmful sunk in gloom awful dreadful foul sourpuss muted subdued fed up in the doldrums at hand disagreeable stony-faced bummed out no-nonsense poker-faced uncaring ruined abandoned deserted unimpassioned crushing jinxed brewing waste solitary unmoved spartan deathly Stygian obscure hollow dubious cursed sickening overcast cautionary admonitory poignant dampening maudlin unsafe threnodial exequial deathlike funebrial bad-tempered uncommunicative premonitory fearsome terrifying mean-looking sorry for oneself frowning resigned misanthropic phlegmatic ill-tempered unresponsive moving touching depressant have the blahs disconcerting crabbed surly weary down-in-the-mouth looking on the black side acherontic precursive augural malificent presaging suggestive prophetic prescient haunting fearful having the blahs having blue devils unnerving discomforting repressing dissuading hindering dismaying deterring approaching horrific horrendous heart-breaking gut-wrenching blue funk not hopeful in the wind not encouraging shamefaced tough atrabilious dampened drooping dashed sagging untoward brassed off cheesed off straitened hard-pressed lurid unwelcome shadowy discommodious troublesome difficult undesirable full of hardship objectionable strained exacting treacherous chilling parlous nightmarish pressing precarious exigent messy jeopardous rocky very bad chilly squalid languished dysphoric languorous triste down in mouth down in dumps listless languid sordid despicable contemptible eerie shameful disgraceful vile execrable trashy rotten shoddy inferior lousy filthy evil-looking spooky eldritch malignant indigent scurvy scungy impoverished destitute displeasing detestable derisory poverty-stricken malevolent untimely ill-starred suggestive of evil hurtful dishonest perverse deleterious obnoxious pernicious blackhearted poisonous mischievous unchancy


Feeling resentment at having been unfairly treated
aggrieved distressed hurt unhappy discontented disgruntled disturbed angry affronted indignant offended pained peeved resentful upset anguished nettled piqued riled wronged afflicted annoyed chagrined discontent displeased dissatisfied harmed injured irked irritated malcontent miffed vexed ill-used put out saddened sore steamed woeful cheesed off depressed in high dudgeon oppressed persecuted victimised victimized wounded in a huff hard done by cross furious angered enraged bitter rancorous bothered exasperated galled acrimonious ruffled aggravated stung embittered inflamed ireful enflamed narked infuriated in a temper incensed rankled ticked fuming rabid foaming wrathful wroth choleric irate eggy apoplectic hot grieved steaming mad livid outraged roiled infuriate ballistic hopping shirty horn-mad riley tooshie teed off hoha acrid hacked off steamed up annoying browned off weighty troubled hard peed off distressing brassed off ticked off not best pleased hot under the collar bent out of shape hopping mad fit to be tied going crook in a fume in a pet blue in the face huffy provoked foaming at the mouth boiling raging seething up in arms fed up beside oneself snaky miffy on the warpath incandescent testy choked snuffy crook maddened wild vex irritable ratty frenzied in a frenzy ropeable beside yourself aerated raving in a lather sullen as cross as two sticks frustrated ranting soreheaded in a bad mood worked up sulky agitated spiteful ill-humoured off the air ill-humored crabby splenetic perturbed waxy red grumpy insulted petulant irascible peevish sour surly scunnered ill-tempered bad-tempered impatient grouchy snappy touchy very angry seeing red wrath hot-tempered wound up short-tempered swollen fiery heated hateful churlish bloodshot flustered chafed harassed cranky antagonized frantic tetchy hostile prickly stroppy antagonised in a paddy in a bate quick-tempered out of humour out of sorts with all guns blazing grudging disgusted fractious querulous hacked nasty snappish crabbed fretful crotchety cynical waspish chippy perverse venomous spare snarky pettish snippy snippety liverish stuffy painful filthy passionate raspy bummed out out of humor boiling mad at daggers drawn raging mad needled sensitive disaffected rattled worried bugged violent berserk disagreeable cantankerous malignant vehement scornful vitriolic slighted disappointed unforgiving desperate demented crazed maniac bent unreasonable smoking insane corybantic irrational huffish harried malicious critical morose roused captious burned up dyspeptic uptight acid mean narky vindictive scandalized antagonistic crusty grousing out of temper griping dirty unglued shocked scandalised storming dark short ill-disposed gnashing one's teeth mardy caviling cavilling in a towering rage in a rage thin-skinned all steamed up overcome with anger ill-natured pushed too far at boiling point blown a gasket in a filthy temper beside yourself with rage sombre somber pink scalding steamy piping unimpressed airborne air-to-air flying ballistical surface-to-air goaded excited burning with excitement anxious het up blazing p.o.'d raw infected reproachful snubbed confused fretted hassled chafing septic reddened tormented rousted snitty bloody dishonored humiliated perplexed salty dogged buffaloed festered itching smarting tender stinging burning itchy angry-looking black flaming umbrageous dishonoured blazing mad flaming mad wry as black as thunder puffed up fevered festering at end of one's rope hot and bothered rubbed the wrong way very upset out of control out of countenance blistered burnt scalded in a wax malcontented crabbing bellyaching uncontent kvetching kicking ungratified contemptuous disdainful raving mad revengeful begrudging malevolent full-on all-out uncompromising energetic manic breakneck concerted bad tempered out of joint red-rimmed vengeful pernicious jaundiced up the wall severe extremely angry sardonic irreconcilable caustic baleful virulent gory disillusioned exacerbated malign alienated soured catty maleficent malefic estranged with chip on shoulder grudge-bearing jumpy faultfinding with a chip on one's shoulder antipathetic poisonous fierce bloodstained ensanguined vicious frenetic rage tense implacable begruding evil-intentioned temperamental feisty bristly glum curt moody unsociable argumentative gruff volatile whingy full of hate with a chip on your shoulder nursing a grudge shrewish brusque misanthropic hotheaded pouty oversensitive ornery obstinate quarrelsome difficult bilious contentious truculent harsh pertinacious uncooperative snarling contrary peckish whiny peppery hypercritical whining miserable grumbling curmudgeonly crybaby ungracious gloomy iracund tough brooding iracundulous edgy bearish pouting fussy disputatious scratchy waspy trying having got out of bed on the wrong side dour nasty-tempered mumpish growling tart sharp in a mood sorehead saturnine blunt cussed fault-finding on edge cross-grained carping awkward like a bear with a sore head on a short fuse complaining fretting vinegary whingeing childish foul-tempered out-of-sorts hasty hot-blooded ugly having got out of bed the wrong side obstreperous short-fused chuffy easily offended


Mental torment or distress
pain sorrow grief heartache heartbreak anguish sadness agony unhappiness distress torment desolation woe melancholy misery despair desperation torture disappointment depression trauma angst suffering affliction dolor wretchedness despondency tribulation dejection disquiet vexation bitterness grievance mourning sorrowfulness anxiety bereavement infelicity lamentation malaise shock gloom heavy heart lamenting bemoaning bewailing blues broken heart emotional suffering heartsickness mental suffering mournfulness regret rue worry cheerlessness disconsolateness dispiritedness funk gloominess letdown listlessness moodiness mopes martyrdom straits travail dolefulness dolour dissatisfaction glumness downheartedness sorriness disconsolation heaviness of heart low spirits upset hurt discomfort dismalness broken-heartedness uneasiness weeping discord agitation unrest disquietude stress worriment turmoil strife irritation embarrassment strain tumult misfortune hardship trouble disaster adversity dismay problem trial burden curse excruciation rack misgiving qualm scruple drag care cataclysm dole rain deploring headache down lament remorse repentance dejectedness chagrin tearfulness joylessness poignancy moroseness extreme upset woefulness bleakness discontent forlornness discouragement miserableness dismals discontentment doldrums pensiveness oppression pessimism displeasure downcastness melancholia dysphoria despondence hopelessness mortification lowness dreariness abjection defeatism dumps abasement anhedonia despond abjectness blahs heavyheartedness heavy-heartedness the blues the dumps blue funk a low blue devils ordeal hassle pang difficulty tragedy injury ache nightmare blow bother bane hell calamity cross damage annoyance albatross nuisance cross to bear plague scourge horror misadventure bummer Gehenna harm passion load mishap murder throe hurting purgatory visitation pest pangs bad luck ill fortune pressure hell on earth concern disheartenment wrench travails setback catastrophe crucible reverse devastation nervousness persecution twinge downer blight upheaval fear ill struggle chore vicissitude task unpleasantness gauntlet stroke of bad luck hard time issue disturbance unease painfulness sickness disease throes weakness destruction tension ruin traumatization ills resignedness disorder disability infirmity evil perturbation perplexity crucifixion condition harassment restlessness mischance calvary cruelty responsibility bad news irritant gantlet fire knock debacle death millstone intensity inconvenience onus apprehensiveness trials and tribulations test charge dashed hopes labor labour failure job infliction obligation sad event pain in the rear pain in the backside difficult task pain in the neck pain in the bum strait awfulness wrong bale jolt pining disagreeableness nastiness sting repining deprivation distraction terror mischief resignation poverty heartbrokenness loss cumber dark night of the soul demoralization megrim desperateness fiasco paroxysm malice laceration cruciation impalement stitch squalor insult ruination confusion derangement outburst collapse crux plight demoralisation wronging detriment grievousness sarcasm cynicism slight offence punishment anvil chorus comedown drama thorn in one's flesh pains spasms illness menace third degree bête noire nemesis dud impairment ill luck soreness bête noir downfall bitter pill double whammy hard knock rainy day fit stabs convulsions hangover aftereffect legacy scar effect stew unconsolability enervation lassitude provocation nag nagging affront apocalypse retribution pestilence undoing shame wounding disablement disfigurement incapacity bad experience whammy unluckiness irk thorn bugbear peeve frustration rub aggravation botheration exasperation aggro ruffle ailment languor ailments weariness tenseness wreck contretemps humiliation waterloo lot doom thorn in someone's side thorn in someone's flesh vengeance penalty serious accident hard knocks bad fortune grievous blow fatal attraction rigor rigour offense complication wound hard times hair shirt debility feebleness indisposition toil blessing benefit sprain sweat nervosity anxiousness apprehension concernment agita killer beast bear severe test trying time weltschmerz decrepitude Weltschmerz sickliness infirmness malady unhealthiness ennui execution self-sacrifice martyrization devotion sacrifice deadweight grindstone grind tax daily grind ferment dread trepidation pathos encumbrance demand burdens sense of loss performance nervous tension overextension distention heat mistrust flutter urgency alarm fearfulness twist intrusion expectancy impatience hard work hard row to hoe hard mountain to climb living hell piteousness presumption encroachment cheek liberty tenderness pitifulness feeling sentiment emotion obtrusion constraint imposition restraint imposure command rick crick pull evocativeness emotionalism plaintiveness expressiveness sentimentality nostalgia jerk stretch bruise constriction undertaking work mission duty assignment challenge calling function effort exercise


Present participle for to feel intense sorrow or anguish
mourning lamenting agonising agonizing bemoaning suffering sorrowing hurting anguishing regretting aching sobbing wailing weeping bewailing bleeding crying ruing rueing keening bearing shedding tears feeling sad carrying on singing the blues weeping and wailing crying a river eating one's heart out taking it hard moaning pining deploring repining groaning complaining grieving over weeping over eating your heart out howling fretting sighing grieving for languishing despairing yearning repenting feeling wretched wailing for complaining about wailing about grumbling going through the mill crying over whining soughing blubbering missing roaring eating heart out wearing black longing for wringing hands paining feeling pain enduring agony going through a lot experiencing hardship having a bad time brooding sulking keening over sorrowing for expressing sorrow expressing sorrow for plaining over wailing over expressing regret about sorrowing over moaning about sighing over expressing woe for ululating weeping for pouting singing shedding tears for bawling raining pining for idling mooning feeling sorry about feeling remorseful about reproaching oneself for apologizing repenting of kicking oneself for kicking oneself feeling sorry feeling remorse for feeling apologetic about feeling remorse apologising grumping kicking self crying for beating one's breast desponding moping chafing sinking hanging around having a long face stewing over losing heart sweating over going about like a half-shut knife pining away wearing a long face wasting time


Present participle for to upset or distress someone
distressing upsetting saddening paining hurting wounding afflicting depressing harrowing stinging aggrieving agonising agonizing crushing galling injuring devastating causing suffering to making your heart bleed hitting hard breaking the heart of troubling tormenting disturbing bothering vexing perturbing worrying oppressing harassing plaguing annoying irking irritating mortifying dismaying torturing ailing offending burdening weighing down displeasing fretting agitating cutting to the quick making miserable gnawing at concerning pestering disconcerting disheartening stressing disquieting perplexing bugging fazing peeving dejecting casting down getting to dispiriting discomposing riling alarming straining affronting discouraging trying nagging desolating outraging racking shaking besetting bumming out burning up anguishing exasperating making unhappy searing angering ruffling making wretched miffing causing anguish to discomforting shocking fussing haunting rattling piquing ticking off making sad bedeviling bedevilling cursing affecting harrying excruciating slighting moving crucifying daunting discommoding hassling unsettling needling flustering dashing unnerving pressing discombobulating distracting cutting confounding unhinging frazzling derailing distempering flurrying alaruming discomfiting hagriding undoing getting down stirring up hanging over freaking out eating at weirding out insulting giving a hard time making despondent making gloomy shaking up getting someone down persecuting knocking for six besieging bringing down dissing narking taxing dampening spirits discountenancing dragging down making blue striking disgruntling martyring bringing one down breaking one's heart touching throwing spooking disgusting hacking off putting a damper on putting into a funk inconveniencing exciting traumatizing chafing nettling demoralizing indisposing frightening dogging flooring pothering provoking sickening puzzling making waves making anxious debilitating cutting up flipping out giving offence to exercising pricking preying on getting at picking on getting traumatising giving someone grief causing trouble to rousing bewildering demoralising making uneasy putting down dumping on doing in turning one off causing anguish casting a gloom upon hurting one's feelings throwing off balance bringing tears to your eyes hurting someone's feelings weighing heavily on throwing cold water on giving someone the blues knocking the stuffing out of making someone fed up knocking sideways pouring cold water on breaking someone's heart downing deploring shattering bruising rending wringing overwhelming tearing stabbing casting a gloom on gutting stirring confusing incommoding thrilling overcharging causing agony to piercing disappointing horrifying lying heavy on obsessing pressing down on inflicting trauma deeply upsetting startling causing someone distress causing pain turning incapacitating cramping crazing flipping disobliging repulsing repelling nauseating jarring sticking it to giving it to dishing it out dishing out firing up egging on winding up dazing deranging weighing keying up turning on laying up getting someone getting across panicking excoriating goading abrading chagrining mourning causing suffering bleeding causing sorrow causing offense turning off lambasting nagging at arousing scaring intruding getting in the way amazing badgering interfering tiring astounding complicating rocking the boat making a scene damaging scarring harming pushing the buttons of taking over hurting somebody's feelings niggling stewing fearing sweating getting on someone's wick causing anxiety thumbing nose at slapping disrespecting rankling with causing to panic taking control of grinding hounding interrupting eating away at chastening breaking pushing strapping tantalising tantalizing nit-picking causing discomfort to causing concern to getting on nerves making uncomfortable hacking you off giving a bad time driving up the wall tearing to pieces pushing buttons hurting the feelings of weighing on arousing anxiety in doing a number on making it tough for chilling chillin wearying draining dampening beating dragging damping abasing enervating darkening cowing dulling running down reducing to tears beating down making desolate keeping under harshing someone's mellow bearing down smiting blighting pursuing gripping visiting taking buffeting buffetting sapping unmanning subduing frustrating appalling disillusioning deterring disenchanting weakening abashing humbling undermining making dejected making downhearted disinclining letting down dashing the hopes of lying bringing low subjugating lowering suppressing stifling taking the heart out of embittering dashing hopes diminishing squelching devitalizing smothering shattering the illusions of dampening the spirits of making crestfallen disparaging making dispirited humiliating overcoming extinguishing curbing defeating quelling deadening overpowering surprising knocking the wind out of damping down bearing down on taking aback harshing one's mellow throwing a pall over terrifying paralysing affrighting casting a pall over terrorising mystifying nonplussing dumbfounding flummoxing paralyzing embarrassing terrorizing snafuing screwing up lousing up filling with consternation messing up putting off fouling up mucking up softening melting giving someone a turn putting the wind up someone throwing into a tizzy arousing sympathy arousing pity tugging at someone's heartstrings tugging at the heart


Present participle for to complain or protest about something, typically in a weak or pathetic manner
bleating complaining moaning whining grumbling grousing griping whingeing carping beefing grouching bellyaching wailing muttering grizzling whimpering fussing screaming growling keening nagging murmuring kvetching inveighing grumping caterwauling squealing repining crabbing hollering yowling squawking croaking maundering yammering kicking yawping yauping groaning lamenting snivelling sniveling mithering chuntering creating bewailing bemoaning mewling puling chirping cribbing nattering sounding off finding fault kicking up a fuss making a fuss going on putting the boot in mourning sobbing deploring crying weeping blubbering greeting bawling howling squalling ululating blubbing boohooing shedding tears screeching wauling yelping yelling roaring shrieking sighing cavilling caviling sorrowing kicking up a stink letting go bursting into tears breaking down carrying on whispering scolding sulking baying jowling crying the blues kicking up a storm raising a ruckus crying loudly languishing sniffing objecting protesting crying their eyes out howling your eyes out cracking up turning on waterworks ringing the blues letting it all out putting on the weeps sheding bitter tears dissolving in tears crying your eyes out choking up crying their heart out turning on the waterworks tearing up remonstrating reproaching denouncing nitpicking charging dissenting criticizing fretting opposing demurring contravening disagreeing ascribing indicting defying accusing laying knocking differing deprecating twining imputing gainsaying disapproving expostulating refuting attacking criticising nit-picking picking holes in taking exception to finding fault with speaking out against plaining over looking askance going on about objecting to inveighing against railing at making a complaint lodging a complaint running down dripping letting it out condemning quibbling taking exception censuring decrying niggling raising objections expressing disapproval mumbling disparaging splitting hairs hypercriticizing upbraiding berating picking on quibbling about excepting taking a stand making a stand trashing yapping putting up a fight picking at kvetching about taking on beefing about kicking up a fuss about kicking up a stink about gurning pleading niggling about pettifogging anathematizing execrating cursing sniffling blowing off rumbling grunting sorrowing for sorrowing about sighing over grieving over crying softly gabbling sputtering muddling swallowing slurring snarling droning burbling wittering crying out rubbishing slandering sniping maligning raising Cain miaowing panning objurgating pecking bothering badmouthing bickering quarrelling quarreling picking holes talking under your breath bad-mouthing slagging off pulling to pieces taking apart speaking ill of making screeching moaning and groaning casting aspersions on doing a hatchet job on declaiming harassing impugning lashing admonishing castigating railing reviling lambasting ranting vituperating harrying badgering fulminating recriminating roasting blasting vilifying storming abusing denigrating raging blaming scorching hounding henpecking chivvying hassling pestering persecuting worrying bullying tongue-lashing grouching about laying into ripping into laying out needling pecking at dogging plaguing vexing keeping on at riding jumping down one's throat sounding off about working over cracking down on letting have it bellyaching about complaining vehemently about going after having at going on at carping at keeping after expressing objections arguing protesting against urging baiting eating grumbling at teasing heckling disturbing moaning at harping on at importuning prodding provoking hectoring nudging goading distressing egging expressing objections to minding expressing disagreement lodging a protest moaning on at keeping complaining to arguing against expressing disagreement with lodging a protest against taking issue expressing disapproval of raising objections to remonstrating against working on taking it out on breathing down someone's neck bending someone's ear giving a hard time taking issue with spurning having a problem quarreling with disapproving of grousing about grumbling about cavilling at drawing the line complaining about moaning about taking a stand against having a problem with disavowing challenging baulking discountenancing balking disesteeming ranting about discommending drawing the line at crossing making a fuss about disputing griping about begging to differ frowning on making a stink raising objection tangling with mixing it up with making an objection going-one-on-one railing against

Antonym of grieving

grieving Idiom, Proverb

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