Synonyms of joyless in English:

joyless


See definition of joyless

adjective

1‘a narrow-minded, joyless man’

SYNONYMS

gloomy, melancholy, morose, lugubrious, glum, sombre, saturnine, sullen, dour, mirthless, humourless

unhappy, sad, miserable, depressed, despondent, sunk in gloom, heavy-hearted, doleful, downcast, dejected, dispirited

ANTONYMS

cheerful, fun-loving

2‘a joyless room filled with yellowing oil paintings’

SYNONYMS

depressing, cheerless, gloomy, dreary, bleak, dispiriting, drab, dismal, desolate, wretched, comfortless, austere, stark, sombre, grim

unwelcoming, uninviting, inhospitable

literary drear

ANTONYMS

pleasant, welcoming