- Antonyms of BLEAK
hopeful, rainless, serene, blithe, warmed, jolly, clement, jocund, merry, pleasant, lighthearted, optimistic, heated, heartwarming, comforting, warm, hot, halcyon, cordial, hospitable, friendly, festive, fair, placid, cheery, cloudless, joyous, lukewarm, mirthful, bright, balmy, calm, encouraging, peaceful, blithesome, cheering, lightsome, buoyant, sunshiny, cheerful, clear, unclouded, joyful, sunny, tepid.
- Examples of usage:
- Curiously enough, she didn't feel cold in the bleak air- and in her hurry she never even noticed she was without shoes or stockings. - "The Rainbow Book Tales of Fun & Fancy" by Mabel Henriette Spielmann
- The little man slumped in the corner, bleak and withdrawn. - "Felony" by James Causey
- God knows- not I- why, when I'd fain Have walked in pastures green and fair, The path he pointed me hath lain Through rocky deserts, bleak and bare. - "Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul" by Various