What are the antonyms for BLITHESOME?

Synonyms for BLITHESOME

Usage Examples for BLITHESOME

  1. It cost Lilly a pang for Zoe to miss the two days of school and a vocal, a French, and a piano lesson, but the theater attracted Zoe like the blithesome little moth she was. - "Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl" by Fannie Hurst
  2. Then Jack said that it was lovely, and that he hadn't come for any such purpose- then that he had- and then Peter patted her hand and told her she was the prettiest thing he had ever seen in all his life, and that he was going to throw overboard all his other sweethearts at once and cleave to her alone; and Miss Felicia vowed that she was the life of the party; and Jack devoured her with his eyes, his heart thumping away at high pressure; and so the moments fled until the blithesome young girl, saying she had not a minute to spare, as she had to meet her father, who would not wait, readjusted her wraps, kissed Miss Felicia on both cheeks, sent another flying through the air toward Peter from the tips of her fingers, and with Jack as escort- he also had to see a friend who would not wait a minute- danced out of the room and so on down to the street. - "Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero" by F. Hopkinson Smith