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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blues(noun)

    a type of folksong that originated among Black Americans at the beginning of the 20th century; has a melancholy sound from repeated use of blue notes

    megrims, blue devils, vapors, vapours

  2. blues, blue devils, megrims, vapors, vapours(noun)

    a state of depression

    megrims, blue devils, vapors, vapours, blues

Editors Contribution

  1. woes

    an expression of sorrow, misery or distress; a feeling of dispondency or dispair

    "avoid valentine day flower blues by purchasing flowers the day before valentine's day"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blues(n. pl.)

    [With The prefixed.] melancholy, dejection, depression, despondency, hypochondria, dumps, vapors, megrims, low spirits, blue-devils, the dismals

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. blues

    Psychiatry The Blues

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