Definitions for sadness
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emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being
sadness, sorrow, sorrowfulnessnoun
the state of being sad
"she tired of his perpetual sadness"
gloominess, lugubriousness, sadnessnoun
the quality of excessive mournfulness and uncheerfulness
The state or emotion of being sad.
An event in one's life that causes sadness.
She has experienced many sadnesses in her forty years.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from sad.
The soul receives intelligence
By her near genius of the body’s end,
And so imparts a sadness to the sense. Samuel Daniel, Civil War.
And let us not be wanting to ourselves,
Lest so severe and obstinate a sadness
Tempt a new vengeance. John Denham, Sophy.
A passionate regret at sin, a grief and sadness of its memory, enter into God’s roll of mourners. Decay of Piety.
If the subject be mournful, let every thing in it have a stroke of sadness. Dryden.
Dim sadness did not spare
Celestial visages. John Milton.
seriousness; gravity; discretion
quality of being sad, or unhappy; gloominess; sorrowfulness; dejection
Sadness is emotional pain associated with, or characterized by feelings of disadvantage, loss, despair, helplessness and sorrow. An individual experiencing sadness may become quiet or lethargic, and withdraw themselves from others. Crying is often an indication of sadness. Sadness is one of the "six basic emotions" described by Paul Ekman, along with happiness, anger, surprise, fear and disgust. Sadness can be viewed as a temporary lowering of mood, whereas depression is more chronic.
The numerical value of sadness in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of sadness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
It comes with great sadness that I have been diagnosed with stage four adenocarcinoma right lung cancer, this news came as a shock to our family as we are still mourning the loss of my big brother.
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.
Your body is the most important thing that you have, doing research and finding out as much info as you can… is extremely important, the trauma, depression and sadness going through with this whole experience, I wouldn’t even want my own worst enemy to going through it.
The opposition always had the goal to get rid of Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. And today, they succeeded, i ask you to recognize this decision, it's a democratic decision and there is no room for anger, sadness or hatred.
She got a standing innovation, a lot of tears, a great deal of cheers, it was mixed joy, happiness, and a lot of sadness.
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