1. [ adjective ] sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled
Synonyms: unconsolable inconsolable

"inconsolable when her son died"

Related terms: consolable desolate
2. [ adjective ] causing dejection
Synonyms: dark depressing grim dispiriting gloomy dismal blue

"a blue day" "the dark days of the war" "a week of rainy depressing weather" "a disconsolate winter landscape" "the first dismal dispiriting days of November" "a dark gloomy day" "grim rainy weather"

Related terms: cheerless
Similar spelling:   disconsolately