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swoon

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of swoon

  1. to lose consciousness whenever the young woman swooned, she always seemed to manage falling into the arms of a good-looking man Synonyms of swoon black out, conk (out), keel (over), pass out, faintWords Related to swoon break down, collapse; zonk (out)Antonyms of swoon come around, come round, come to, revive


swoon

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of swoon

  1. 1 a state of mental confusion she wandered about in a swoon for several days after receiving the tragic news Synonyms of swoon daze, dazedness, fog, muddle, spin, hazeWords Related to swoon reverie, stupor, trance; befuddlement, bewilderment, perplexity, puzzlement; delirium, malaise, paralysis; cloudiness, fogginessNear Antonyms of swoon alertness, levelheadedness

  2. 2 a temporary state of unconsciousness fell into a swoon at the sight of the handsome movie star Synonyms of swoon blackout, insensibility, knockout, swim, faint, syncopeWords Related to swoon daze, stupor, trance; drowsiness, narcosis, sleep, somnolence

  3. 3 a state of overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion her boyfriend's proposal sent her into a joyous swoon Synonyms of swoon cloud nine, elatedness, elation, euphoria, exhilaration, heaven, high, intoxication, paradise, rapture, rhapsody, seventh heaven, ecstasy, transportWords Related to swoon exaltation; blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, delight, enchantment, felicity, gladness, happiness, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, pleasure; reverie, trance; inspiration; fervor, frenzy, madness, passion; cheer, cheerfulness, exuberance, gaiety (also gayety), glee, gleefulness, jubilance, jubilation, lightheartednessNear Antonyms of swoon misery, sadness, unhappiness, woe, wretchedness; blues, dejection, desolation, despair, despondency, disconsolateness, disheartenment, dispiritedness, doldrums, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, forlornness, gloom, gloominess, heartsickness, melancholy, mopesAntonyms of swoon depression



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