experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness
"feeling sad because his dog had died"; "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"- Christina Rossetti
of things that make you feel sad
"sad news"; "she doesn't like sad movies"; "it was a very sad story"; "When I am dead, my dearest, / Sing no sad songs for me"- Christina Rossetti
deplorable, distressing, lamentable, pitiful, sad, sorry(adj)
"my finances were in a deplorable state"; "a lamentable decision"; "her clothes were in sad shape"; "a sorry state of affairs"
Sated, having had one's fill; satisfied, weary.
Dignified, serious, grave.
Of colours: dark, deep; later, sombre, dull.
Feeling sorrow; sorrowful, mournful.
She gets sad when he's away.
The puppy had a sad little face.
Causing sorrow; lamentable.
It's a sad fact that most rapes go unreported.
Poor in quality, bad; shameful, deplorable; later, regrettable, poor.
Unfashionable; socially inadequate or undesirable.
I can't believe you use drugs; you're so sad!
soggy (to refer to pastries).
sated; satisfied; weary; tired
heavy; weighty; ponderous; close; hard
dull; grave; dark; somber; -- said of colors
serious; grave; sober; steadfast; not light or frivolous
affected with grief or unhappiness; cast down with affliction; downcast; gloomy; mournful
afflictive; calamitous; causing sorrow; as, a sad accident; a sad misfortune
hence, bad; naughty; troublesome; wicked
to make sorrowful; to sadden
Surat Sad is the 38th sura of the Qur'an with 88 ayat and 1 sajdah. ص~ وَالْقُرْآنِ ذِي الذِّكْرِ 38:01 Sād [Fifteenth-centre/middle letter of the 29 letters of Arabic Alphabet, with ancillary glyph/prolongation sign/mark which extends/stretches the sound value of the letter to which it is added. Prolongation sign/mark is found whenever the following word begins with still letter and here Sād ending with sound of still "Daal" in pronunciation. As a numeral, it denotes 90-reflecting the entire range from 0 to 9. Its head part is used in Grand Qur'aan as a sign to suggest linkage in recitation]; and swearing is by the Qur'aan, its peculiarity is that it is the holder/container of the Admonishment/Reminder/Reiteration [of all that was sent earlier-a linkage]. [38:01] بَلِ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا فِي عِزَّةٍ وَشِقَاقٍ 38:02 Nay, their utterances are false, the fact of the matter is that those who have deliberately refused to accept [Grand Qur'aan] they are in the perception of holding power/control/status quo and in retaining/maintaining a separate identity/entity [as against the Qur'aan that intends to link the humanity as a homogenous unit]. [38:02] [Read in conjunction 2:137,176;22:53;41:52]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sad (comp. Sad′der, superl. Sad′dest), adj. sorrowful: serious: cast down: calamitous: weary: sombre: stiff: doughy: dejected: troublesome: sober, dark-coloured: (obs.) ponderous, heavy.—v.t. to grieve.—v.t. Sad′den, to make sad: to render heavy: to grow hard.—v.i. to grow sad.—adjs. Sad′-eyed (Shak.), having an expression of sadness in the eyes; Sad′-faced (Shak.), having an expression of sadness in the face; Sad′-heart′ed (Shak.), having the heart full of sadness.—adv. Sad′ly.—n. Sad′ness. [A.S. sæd, sated, weary; cf. Dut. zat, Ger. satt; L. sat, satis.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'Sad' in Adjectives Frequency: #378
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The numerical value of Sad in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Sad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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- حزين, مؤسفArabic
- trist, deplorable, trista, patètic, lamentableCatalan, Valencian
- traurig, tristGerman
- surullinen, surkea, säälittävä, synkkäFinnish
- brònach, dubhach, gruamachScottish Gaelic
- उदास, दुखीHindi
- დარდიანი, სევდიანი, მწუხარე, ნაღვლიანიGeorgian
- maestus, tristisLatin
- traueregLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- bēdīgs, skumjšLatvian
- lei seg, tristNorwegian
- خپه, خواشينی, غمجنPashto, Pushto
- abătut, abătută, trist, tristăRomanian
- грустный, печальныйRussian
- sorgsen, ledsenSwedish
- دکھی, اداسUrdu
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