Synonyms for sad
- down in dumps
- down in mouth
- in doldrums
- in grief
- in the dumps
- out of sorts
- sick at heart
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SAD
As the train started he swung himself off with a sad little "Be good to yourself!"
Those found were in a sad state for want of water, and there was not a moment to lose.
I was oppressed, grieved, sickened, at the sad presentation of humanity.
Their interviews were first blissful, then anxious, then sad, then stormy.
"I couldn't be sad for long with you about, Emma," she said affectionately.
She had remembered him because of the sad mustaches, that morning, and his big voice.
But to think of living with and living for a man one abhors, what a sad thing is that!
If mine is sad, I shall but look the gayer for the contrast.
It's sad—sad to go through so much pain and then to have a dead baby.
The dog, lying by his side, seemed to look at me with sad, imploring eyes.