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English definition of “sadden”

sadden

verb [T]     /ˈsæd.ən/
C2 to make someone sad: [+ to infinitive] It saddens me to think that we'll never see her again. We are deeply saddened by this devastating tragedy.Making people sad, shocked and upset
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