Dejected and Sad


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Dejected adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: the dejected players slowly made their way back to the locker room, where they could mourn their defeat in private

Sad is a synonym for dejected in feeling topic. In some cases you can use "Sad" instead an adjective "Dejected", when it comes to topics like downcast, depressed, unhappy, wretched. popular alternative
Nearby Words: dejection, dejectedly, dejecting
Synonyms for Dejected


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Sad adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Usage example: movies in which the hero dies always make us feel sad

Dejected is a synonym for sad in unhappy topic. You can use "Dejected" instead an adjective "Sad", if it concerns topics such as feeling, wretched, happy. popular alternative
Nearby Words: sadness, sadly
Synonyms for Sad

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look dejected look sad look
way dejected way sad way
childhood dejected childhood sad childhood
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