Sad and Sorrowful

Sad

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

Sorrowful is a synonym for sad in unhappy topic. In some cases you can use "Sorrowful" instead an adjective "Sad", when it comes to topics like feeling, wretched, despondent, lamentable. popular alternative
Nearby Words: sadness, sadly
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Sorrowful

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Sorrowful adjective – Expressing or suggesting mourning.
Usage example: adopted a sorrowful tone of voice to read the news story about the former governor's death

Sad is a synonym for sorrowful in unhappy topic. You can use "Sad" instead an adjective "Sorrowful", if it concerns topics such as feeling, wretched, despondent, lamentable. popular alternative
Nearby Words: sorrow, sorrowed, sorrowing, sorrowfully
Synonyms for Sorrowful

Things that words describes

twist sad twist sorrowful twist
scene sad scene sorrowful scene
face sad face sorrowful face
expression sad expression sorrowful expression
Other nouns: tone, music, smile, ballad, farewell, moments.
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