sad

adj.
1 unhappy
VERBS
appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound
become, get, grow, turn
make sb

This music always makes me sad.

ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.
all, desperately, immensely, particularly, profoundly, unbearably

I called Dad, sounding all sad and pathetic.

a little, slightly, etc.
strangely
PREPOSITION
about

She was still feeling very sad about her father's death.

2 causing unhappiness
VERBS
be, seem
find sth
ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.

an extremely sad story

deeply, incredibly, intensely, particularly, profoundly, terribly, unutterably

a deeply sad occasion

a little, slightly, etc.
Sad is used with these nouns: ↑affair, ↑chapter, ↑comment, ↑day, ↑demise, ↑disappointment, ↑end, ↑ending, ↑episode, ↑event, ↑excuse, ↑expression, ↑eye, ↑face, ↑fact, ↑farewell, ↑fate, ↑indictment, ↑irony, ↑life, ↑look, ↑loser, ↑loss, ↑melody, ↑memory, ↑mood, ↑news, ↑note, ↑occasion, ↑part, ↑plight, ↑reality, ↑reflection, ↑reminder, ↑saga, ↑sight, ↑smile, ↑song, ↑spectacle, ↑story, ↑tale, ↑testament, ↑thing, ↑thought, ↑time, ↑truth, ↑tune, ↑voice

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  • sad — W3S2 [sæd] adj comparative sadder superlative saddest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(feeling unhappy)¦ 2¦(making you unhappy)¦ 3¦(not satisfactory)¦ 4¦(lonely)¦ 5¦(boring)¦ 6 sadder and/but wiser ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sad — [ sæd ] adjective *** 1. ) feeling unhappy, especially because something bad has happened: Reading her letter made us all feel a little sad. sad about: I felt sad about leaving him, but I had no choice. feel/be sad for someone: I feel sad for all …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Sad — (s[a^]d), a. [Compar. {Sadder} (s[a^]d d[ e]r); superl. {Saddest}.] [OE. sad sated, tired, satisfied, firm, steadfast, AS. s[ae]d satisfied, sated; akin to D. zat, OS. sad, G. satt, OHG. sat, Icel. sa[eth]r, saddr, Goth. sa[thorn]s, Lith. sotus,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sąd — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. sądzie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} instytucja ustanowiona prawem do rozstrzygania spraw spornych, orzekania o czyjeś winie lub niewinności i wymierzania kary; organ… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Sad — ist: ein arabischer Buchstabe, siehe Sad (Arabischer Buchstabe) eine Sure des Koran, siehe Sad (Sure) der Name (ukrainisch Сад) einer Siedlung städtischen Typs in der Ukraine, Oblast Dnipropetrowsk, Rajon Werchnjodniprowsk, siehe Sad… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sād — Sad in isolierter Form verbundene Formen ـص ـصـ صـ von rechts beidseitig nach links …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SAD — steht als Abkürzung für: Subacromiales Debridement Sammelauftragsdienst in der Schweiz Schmerz Angst Depression Schulamtsdirektor, ein Beamter der staatlichen Schulaufsicht im Höheren Dienst Landkreis Schwandorf als Kraftfahrzeugkennzeichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • sad — SAD, saduri, s.n. (înv.) Plantaţie de pomi fructiferi; livadă. ♦ Vie plantată de curând. ♦ Răsad. – Din sl. sadŭ. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  SAD s. (înv.) pusoare. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime  SAD s. v.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Sad —  Pour l’article homophone, voir Saad. Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. SAD, sigle composé des trois lettres S, A et D, peut faire référence à : Safford Muni …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sād — Ṣād ﺻﺎﺩ Ṣād Graphies Graphie {{{graphie}}} Capitale {{{capitale}}} Bas de casse …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sad — (adj.) O.E. sæd sated, from P.Gmc. *sathaz (Cf. O.N. saðr, M.Du. sat, Du. zad, O.H.G. sat, Ger. satt, Goth. saþs satiated ), from PIE *seto (Cf. L. satis enough, sufficient, O.C.S. sytu, Lith …   Etymology dictionary

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