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Synonyms of sad in English:


  • 2 people who knew her sad story have helped her
    tragic, unhappy, unfortunate, awful, sorrowful, miserable, cheerless, wretched, sorry, pitiful, pitiable, grievous, traumatic, upsetting, depressing, distressing, dispiriting, heartbreaking, heart-rending, agonizing, harrowing
    [Antonyms] cheerful, amusing, comic
  • 3 this is a sad state of affairs
    unfortunate, regrettable, sorry, wretched, deplorable, lamentable, pitiful, pitiable, pathetic, shameful, disgraceful
    [Antonyms] fortunate
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