Synonyms and Antonyms for melancholy-thistle

1. melancholy thistle (n.)

perennial stoloniferous thistle of northern Europe with lanceolate basal leaves and usually solitary heads of reddish-purple flowers

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2. yellow star-thistle (n.)

European weed having a winged stem and hairy leaves; adventive in the eastern United States

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3. star-thistle (n.)

Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America


5. melancholy (adj.)

characterized by or causing or expressing sadness

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6. melancholy (n.)

a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the kidneys or spleen and to cause sadness and melancholy

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7. melancholy (adj.)

grave or even gloomy in character

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8. melancholy (n.)

a constitutional tendency to be gloomy and depressed

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