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Making you feel happy or happier - thesaurus

Synonyms

life-affirming

adjective

making you feel happy and positive about life

cheerful

adjective

making you feel happy because of being pleasant or enjoyable

exhilarating

adjective

making you feel extremely happy, excited, and full of energy

heartwarming

adjective

making you feel happy, usually because other people are being kind

good

adjective

making you healthy or happy

pleasing

adjective

formal making you feel happy and satisfied

joyful

adjective

causing happy feelings

satisfying

adjective

making you feel pleased or happy

uplifting

adjective

making you feel happier or more hopeful

joyous

adjective

literary causing happy feelings

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a load/weight off someone’s mind

something that someone no longer needs to worry about

bitter-sweet

adjective

involving or causing feelings of happiness and sadness at the same time

blessed

adjective

mainly literary used for emphasizing that something makes you feel happy or grateful because it is just what you need

cheerfully

adverb

in a way that makes you feel happy

comforting

adjective

making you feel less sad, worried, or disappointed

consolatory

adjective

formal trying to make someone feel better when they are unhappy or disappointed

disarming

adjective

making someone feel less angry or unfriendly because of the way you behave or talk to them

emollient

adjective

formal intended to make you calmer or less angry

encouraging

adjective

giving you confidence or hope

favorable

the American spelling of favourable

favourable

adjective

showing that something good is likely to happen

feel-good

adjective

a feel-good film, song etc is intended to make you happy and satisfied

flattering

adjective

making you feel important or special

fulfilling

adjective

making you feel fulfilled

gratifying

adjective

making you feel pleased and satisfied

hopeful

adjective

giving you reason to believe that something will happen the way you want it to

melting

adjective

making you feel love or sympathy

merciful

adjective

mainly literary something that is merciful makes you feel grateful and lucky because it prevents or ends something bad

merry

adjective

making you feel happy and lively

nostalgic

adjective

making someone remember happy times in the past

positive

adjective

a positive experience, situation, result etc is a good one

positive

adjective

used about someone or something that encourages positive behaviour, attitudes etc

positive

adjective

showing that a situation is likely to improve

reassuring

adjective

making you feel less worried

relaxed

adjective

a relaxed situation, attitude, or feeling is calm, informal, and comfortable

restorative

adjective

formal making you feel strong, healthy, full of energy, or happy again

soothing

adjective

making you feel more calm and more relaxed and less nervous, worried, or upset

tonic

adjective

making you feel happier or healthier

Antonyms

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gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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