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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Unhappiness, sorrow.

Usage examples (39)
  • Anger is just a cowardly extension of sadness. It's a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you're hurt.
  • She tired of his perpetual sadness
  • Yet Joe's "sadness" is reserved only for John McCain.
  • I have nothing to say; the sadness is beyond words. for more
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