Plaintive

Antonyms of PLAINTIVE

Examples of usage:

  1. The sound of it was plaintive and monotonous. "The Garden Of Allah" by Robert Hichens
  2. Gascoigne had not been long up there before he heard the voice of a female, singing a plaintive air in a low tone, on the other side of the wall. "Mr. Midshipman Easy" by Captain Frederick Marryat
  3. Muffled, plaintive sounds were coming over the wire. "The Adventures of Sally" by P. G. Wodehouse
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