Crestfallen and Sad


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Crestfallen adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: she was crestfallen when she found out she hadn't got the job

Sad is a synonym for crestfallen in wretched topic. In some cases you can use "Sad" instead an adjective "Crestfallen", when it comes to topics like downhearted, disappointed.
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Sad adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: movies in which the hero dies always make us feel sad

Crestfallen is a synonym for sad in unhappy topic. You can use "Crestfallen" instead the word "Sad" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as wretched.
Nearby Words: sadness, sadly
Synonyms for Sad

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Sad or Crestfallen. 2016. Accessed June 04, 2020.

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