Definition of disconsolateness:
depression, desolation, miserableness, dolefulness, doldrums, dreariness, blues, forlornness, gloom, oppression, heartsickness, gloominess, dispiritedness, mournfulness, glumness, downheartedness, despondence, despond, joylessness, mopes, sorrowfulness, unhappiness, despondency, melancholy, blue devils, dumps, dejection.
The long, maroon- coloured breeches preserved their usual disconsolateness, the teeth and diamonds retained their splendour, and the train- many yards of azure blue richest Duchesse satin, embroidered with large bouquets of silver lily of the valley, and trimmed with plumes of azure blue ostrich feathers, and bunches of silver coral- was upheld by two tiny children who tottered beneath its enormous weight.- "Muslin", George Moore.
But when the women had gone and I was alone, the beginning of the truth crept over me, and I felt that first hint of disconsolateness which later became an imperative No. The mind shut down, images ceased to rise and flow.- "The Damned", Algernon Blackwood.
Some " seem to take us into the dense forest among mocking echoes from, the life outside; others show us the trolls tobogganing down the highest peaks of Norway; in some we feel human souls hovering over reefs; in others, memories of the old sun- lit land flit before us; but in none do we meet with sentimentalism, despondency, or disconsolateness."- "Norwegian Life", Ethlyn T. Clough.