Synonyms of doldrums in English:

doldrums


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plural noun

1‘a fit of the winter doldrums’

SYNONYMS
depression, melancholy, gloom, gloominess, glumness, downheartedness, dejection, despondency, dispiritedness, heavy-heartedness, heartache, unhappiness, sadness, misery, woe, dismalness, despair, pessimism, hopelessness
inertia, apathy, listlessness, malaise, boredom, tedium, ennui
low spirits
informal blues
North American informal blahs
ANTONYMS

happiness


Phrases

    in the doldrums

    ‘the property market is in the doldrums’


    SYNONYMS
    inactive, quiet, slow, slack, sluggish, subdued, stagnant, static, inert, flat, dull
    ANTONYMS

    busy, lively