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cheering

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of cheering

  1. 1 making one feel good inside the cheering sight of a child being reunited with a pet that had been lost Synonyms of cheering heartwarming, comforting, encouraging, fulfilling, gladdening, gratifying, heartening, rewarding, satisfyingWords Related to cheering affecting, inspiring, inspiriting, moving, poignant, stirring, touching; edifying, elevating, uplifting; sympathetic, tender; kind, kindly, loving, warm; animating, enlivening, exciting, exhilarating, invigorating, rousing, stimulating, thrilling; pleasing, pleasurable, welcomingNear Antonyms of cheering cheerless, disappointing, disgruntling, displeasing, dissatisfying, heartbreaking, heartrending, saddening; discomforting, disconcerting, dismaying, distressing, disturbing, upsetting; cold, unfeeling, unfriendly, unkind, unloving, unpleasantAntonyms of cheering demoralizing, depressing, discouraging, disheartening, dispiriting

  2. 2 serving to lift one's spirits cheering words from the doctor that the worst of the treatment was over Synonyms of cheering bright, cheerful, cheery, gay, gladWords Related to cheering gladdening, heartening, heartwarming; gleaming, radiant, sparklingNear Antonyms of cheering discouraging, disheartening; colorless, drab, dull, lackluster, lusterless; black, desolate, dispiritingAntonyms of cheering bleak, cheerless, dark, depressing, dismal, dreary, gloomy, gray (also grey)


cheering

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cheering

  1. enthusiastic and usually public expression of approval a raucous cheering welcomed the newlyweds Synonyms of cheering acclamation, cheer, applause, ovation, plaudit(s), rave(s), réclameWords Related to cheering clapping; bravo, hail, hallelujah, hurrah (also hooray or hoorah), hosanna, huzzah (or huzza); acclaim, accolade, citation, commendation, compliment, encomium, eulogy, homage, kudo, paean, panegyric, salutation, tribute; kudos, praiseNear Antonyms of cheering boo, hiss, hoot, jeer, raspberry, smirk, sneer, snicker, snigger, snort, whistle; gibe (or jibe), put-down, tauntAntonyms of cheering booing, hissing



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