Crossword Puzzle Solver
Help us become the best crossword solving site by contributing your own clues and answersContribute a clue with answer(s)

Cheerless
Crossword Clue & Answers

This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Cheerless as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

27 June 2021
Last seen in: The Sun Cryptic

We found 32 answers for the crossword clue 'Cheerless', the most recent of which was seen in the The Sun Cryptic.

Based on the recent crossword puzzles featuring 'Cheerless' we have classified it as a cryptic crossword clue.

We have given Cheerless a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Cheerless as an answer itself some 38 times.

Cheerless is a single word clue made up of 9 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'The Sun Cryptic' on Sunday, 27 June 2021 with the answer being DRAB, we also found DRAB to be the most popular answer for this clue.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

Before we get to our crossword answers for 'Cheerless', take a look at the definitions and example uses below, sometimes these help you think of different words or phrases that are common to 'Cheerless' and give you a hint.

  • Causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy; "the economic outlook is depressing"; "something cheerless about the room"; "a moody and uncheerful person"; "an uncheerful place"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

SAD
Experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness; "feeling sad because his dog had died"; "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"- Christina Rossetti

4 Letters

DARK
An unilluminated area; "he moved off into the darkness"

DOUR
Stubbornly unyielding; "dogged persistence"; "dour determination"; "the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics"; "a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it"- T.S.Eliot; "men tenacious of opinion"

DRAB
A dull greyish to yellowish or light olive brown

DULL
Make less lively or vigorous; "Middle age dulled her appetite for travel"

5 Letters

BLEAK
Offering little or no hope; "the future looked black"; "prospects were bleak"; "Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge; "took a dim view of things"

DREAR
Causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"

STARK
Devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment; "the blunt truth"; "the crude facts"; "facing the stark reality of the deadline"

6 Letters

DISMAL
Causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"

DREARY
Causing dejection; "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"

GLOOMY
Filled with melancholy and despondency ; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted"

7 Letters

AUSTERE
Of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect; "an austere expression"; "a stern face"

DOLEFUL
Filled with or evoking sadness; "the child's doleful expression"; "stared with mournful eyes"; "mournful news"

8 Letters

DESOLATE SURINDER SOBTI
Leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch; "The mother deserted her children"

DOLOROUS SURINDER SOBTI
Showing sorrow

FUNEREAL SURINDER SOBTI
Suited to or suggestive of a grave or burial; "funereal gloom"; "hollow sepulchral tones"

GRIEVOUS SURINDER SOBTI
Of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought; "grave responsibilities"; "faced a grave decision in a time of crisis"; "a grievous fault"; "heavy matters of state"; "the weighty matters to be discussed at the peace conference"

HOPELESS SURINDER SOBTI
Certain to fail; "the situation is hopeless"

MOURNFUL SURINDER SOBTI
Filled with or evoking sadness; "the child's doleful expression"; "stared with mournful eyes"; "mournful news"

NAUSEOUS SURINDER SOBTI
Feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit

PATHETIC SURINDER SOBTI
Deserving or inciting pity; "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life"

PITIABLE SURINDER SOBTI
Deserving or inciting pity; "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life"

POIGNANT SURINDER SOBTI
Keenly distressing to the mind or feelings; "poignant anxiety"

REPELLED SURINDER SOBTI

REVOLTED SURINDER SOBTI

SICKENED SURINDER SOBTI

SORRYISH SURINDER SOBTI

TOUCHING SURINDER SOBTI
The act of putting two things together with no space between them; "at his touch the room filled with lights"

UNJOYFUL SURINDER SOBTI

WRETCHED SURINDER SOBTI
Of very poor quality or condition; "deplorable housing conditions in the inner city"; "woeful treatment of the accused"; "woeful errors of judgment"

10 Letters

DEPRESSING
Causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy; "the economic outlook is depressing"; "something cheerless about the room"; "a moody and uncheerful person"; "an uncheerful place"

UNCHEERFUL
Causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy; "the economic outlook is depressing"; "something cheerless about the room"; "a moody and uncheerful person"; "an uncheerful place"

Contribute an answer

We do our best to have all the answers for Cheerless . If you have an answer not listed above please take a moment to contribute it to help others.

Contribute Answer

Help Requests

Can't find the answer you are looking for? post a help request and let our community help you.

Stuck on a clue and can't find your answer on our site?

Post a Help Request

Quick Links

Contributors

SURINDER SOBTI SURINDER SOBTI

© 2021 Privacy Policy
Feedback