Adjective "Sad" Definition and Examples




    1. affected by unhappiness or grief; sorrowful or mournful: to feel sad because a close friend has moved away.

    2. expressive of or characterized by sorrow: sad looks; a sad song.

    3. causing sorrow: a sad disappointment; sad news.

    4. (of color) somber, dark, or dull; drab.

    5. deplorably bad; sorry: a sad attempt.

    6. Obsolete. firm or steadfast.


    "people can be sad for people."

    "people can be sad in/at/on times."

    "people can be sad for countries."

    "people can be sad at things."

    "people can be sad for friends."

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