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It was the U2/iTunes team-up years before it happened, only far sadder.

In fact, multiple studies have shown that people think the sadder a tragedy is, the better a movie it is.

Rather, as with my two late colleagues, the life is smaller, sadder, and without clear remedy.

“What he did to the Church internally is a sadder story, most strikingly in his failure on the abuse crisis,” Berry says.

Sometimes the story of a migrant worker takes an even sadder turn.

Needless to say, the Worcestershire baronet had returned to his ancestral acres a sadder but a wiser man.

But he found the weapon unwieldy, and he returned to his hotel a sadder man than he left it.

She rubbed down the pony, gave him his oats and a warm bed, and returned with a sadder heart to the house than when she left it.

Tiney cried out piteously, and walked back to the house a sadder if not a wiser dog.

What is sadder than a dead house, with its skeleton standing bare and sinister?


On this page you'll find 117 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sadder, such as: pessimistic, melancholy, bitter, somber, dismal, and wistful.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.