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American English: /ˈsædli/
British English: /ˈsadli/

Translation of sadly in Spanish:


  • 1 (sorrowfully)
    con tristeza
    the flowers drooped sadly in their pots
    las flores languidecían en las macetas
    Example sentences
    • Near the end of the meal I looked up at my two brilliant companions and smiled sadly and shyly.
    • They started dancing, and I smiled sadly, wishing I had a relationship even half as wonderful as theirs.
    • I look up at him and he's smiling so sadly that tears cloud my eyes before I can even look down.
  • 2 (regrettably) the garden had been sadly neglected
    habían descuidado el jardín de manera lamentable
    he is sadly lacking in tact
    lamentablemente no tiene nada de tacto
    you are sadly mistaken
    estás totalmente equivocado
    cometes un grave error
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