Synonyms of forlorn in English:

forlorn


See definition of forlorn

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