Synonyms of forlorn in English:

forlorn


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adjective

1‘she looked so forlorn that Maggie's heart lurched’

SYNONYMS
unhappy, sad, miserable, sorrowful, dejected, despondent, disconsolate, wretched, abject, morose, regretful, broken-hearted, heartbroken, down, downcast, dispirited, downhearted, heavy-hearted, crestfallen, depressed, melancholy, blue, gloomy, glum, mournful, despairing, doleful, woebegone, woeful, tearful, long-faced, joyless, cheerless, out of sorts
pitiful, pitiable, heart-rending, piteous, pathetic, uncared-for
informal down in the mouth, down in the dumps, fed up
rare lachrymose
ANTONYMS

happy

2‘Brooke End signal box was left to stand forlorn’

SYNONYMS
desolate, deserted, abandoned, forsaken, forgotten, neglected

3‘his voice rose in a forlorn attempt to drown the racket’

SYNONYMS
hopeless, with no chance of success, beyond hope
useless, futile, pointless, purposeless, vain, unavailing, nugatory
unsuccessful, failed
archaic bootless