Sad and despondent; depressed: he was a bit low-spirited
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- Afterwards, I realised there were some signs - his eating patterns and sleeping patterns had changed and he was a bit low-spirited.
- I have had a slight feverish attack for the last few days, and I feel ill, or rather I feel low-spirited.
- Liz at this point was a bit low-spirited and asked her Mum for advice.
depressed, dejected, despondent, downhearted, downcast, low, down, sorrowful, gloomy, glum, unhappy, sad, melancholy, blue, fed up, morose, moody, miserable, dismal, heavy-hearted, mournful, forlorn, woebegone;
disheartened, discouraged, crestfallen, dispirited, without energy, enervated, flat
informal down in the mouth, down in the dumps
British informal brassed off, cheesed off
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