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Definition of acherontic word

  • noun acherontic Of or pertaining to Acheron; infernal; hence, dismal, gloomy; moribund. 1

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acherontic popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 91% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for acherontic

adjective acherontic

  • depressing — Something that is depressing makes you feel sad and disappointed.
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  • bleak — If a situation is bleak, it is bad, and seems unlikely to improve.
  • discouraging — to deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten; dispirit.
  • disheartening — to depress the hope, courage, or spirits of; discourage.

Antonyms for acherontic

adjective acherontic

  • bright — A bright colour is strong and noticeable, and not dark.
  • cheerful — Someone who is cheerful is happy and shows this in their behaviour.
  • clear — Something that is clear is easy to understand, see, or hear.
  • happy — delighted, pleased, or glad, as over a particular thing: to be happy to see a person.
  • joyful — full of joy, as a person or one's heart; glad; delighted.

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