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gratified

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of gratified

  1. 1 experiencing pleasure, satisfaction, or delight <I am deeply gratified that you'll be able to come to the wedding> Synonyms blissful, chuffed [British], delighted, glad, happy, joyful, joyous, pleased, satisfied, thankful, tickledRelated Words beaming, blithe, blithesome, buoyant, cheerful, cheery, gay, gladsome, lighthearted, sunny, upbeat; gleeful, jocund, jolly, jovial, laughing, merry, mirthful, smiling; beatific, ecstatic, elated, enraptured, entranced, euphoric, exhilarated, intoxicated, rapturous, rhapsodic (also rhapsodical); exuberant, exultant, jubilant, rapt, rejoicing, thrilled; hopeful, optimistic, rosy, sanguineNear Antonyms abject, aggrieved, anguished, blue, brokenhearted, dejected, depressed, despondent, disconsolate, disheartened, downcast, downhearted, forlorn, melancholy; doleful, dolorous, lachrymose, mournful, plaintive, sorrowful, sorry, woeful; black, dark, desolate, dispirited, gloomy, glum, gray (also grey), grieved, heartbroken, heartsick, miserable, woebegone, wretchedAntonyms displeased, dissatisfied, joyless, sad, unhappy, unpleased, unsatisfied

  2. 2 feeling that one's needs or desires have been met <a good meal eaten in excellent company is enough to keep me gratified for some time> Synonyms contented, content, happy, pleased, satisfiedRelated Words blissful, delighted, glad, joyful, joyous, jubilant, rejoicing, tickled; ecstatic, elated, enraptured, euphoric, overjoyed, rapturous, thrilled; appeased, mollified, pacified, placatedNear Antonyms disaffected, disgruntled, displeased, unsatisfied; abject, aggrieved, anguished, brokenhearted, dejected, depressed, despondent, disconsolate, discouraged, disheartened, dispirited, downcast, downheartedAntonyms discontent, discontented, displeased, dissatisfied, malcontent, malcontented, unhappy





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