Antonyms of noun sorrow

1 of 4 senses of sorrow

Sense 1
sorrow -- (an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement; "he tried to express his sorrow at her loss")
       Antonym of joy (Sense 1)
      => joy, joyousness, joyfulness -- (the emotion of great happiness)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun sorrow

4 senses of sorrow

Sense 1
sorrow -- (an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement; "he tried to express his sorrow at her loss")
       => sadness, unhappiness -- (emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being)

Sense 2
sorrow, regret, rue, ruefulness -- (sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment; "he drank to drown his sorrows"; "he wrote a note expressing his regret"; "to his rue, the error cost him the game")
       => sadness, unhappiness -- (emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being)

Sense 3
grief, sorrow -- (something that causes great unhappiness; "her death was a great grief to John")
       => negative stimulus -- (a stimulus with undesirable consequences)

Sense 4
sadness, sorrow, sorrowfulness -- (the state of being sad; "she tired of his perpetual sadness")
       => unhappiness -- (state characterized by emotions ranging from mild discontentment to deep grief)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb sorrow

1 sense of sorrow

Sense 1
grieve, sorrow -- (feel grief)
       => suffer -- (experience (emotional) pain; "Every time her husband gets drunk, she suffers")

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