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Spanish translation of “sad”

sad

adjective /sӕd/ (comparative sadder, superlative saddest)
unhappy or causing unhappiness
triste, melancólico
She’s sad because her son is ill a sad face.
sadness noun
tristeza, melancolía
She was overcome by a sense of intense sadness.
sadden verb to make or become sad
entristecer(se)
She was saddened by her son’s ingratitude.
sadly adverb
tristemente
He stared sadly at the ruins of his house.
(Definition of sad from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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