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Disappointed vs. Sad

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  • Disappointed (adjective)

    Defeated of expectation or hope; let down.

  • Disappointed (verb)

    simple past tense and past participle of disappoint

  • Sad (adjective)

    Emotionally negative.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Feeling sorrow; sorrowful, mournful.

    "She gets sad when he's away."

  • Sad (adjective)

    Appearing sorrowful.

    "The puppy had a sad little face."

  • Sad (adjective)

    Causing sorrow; lamentable.

    "It's a sad fact that most rapes go unreported."

  • Sad (adjective)

    Poor in quality, bad; shameful, deplorable; later, regrettable, poor.

    "That's the saddest-looking pickup truck I've ever seen."

  • Sad (adjective)

    Sated, having had one's fill; satisfied, weary.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Steadfast, valiant.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Dignified, serious, grave.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Naughty; troublesome; wicked.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Unfashionable; socially inadequate or undesirable.

    "I can't believe you use drugs; you're so sad!"

  • Sad (adjective)

    Soggy (to refer to pastries).

  • Sad (adjective)

    Heavy; weighty; ponderous; close; hard.

    "sad bread"

Wiktionary
  • Disappointed (adjective)

    sad or displeased because someone or something has failed to fulfil one's hopes or expectations

    "I'm disappointed in you, Mary"

    "thousands of disappointed customers were kept waiting"

  • Disappointed (adjective)

    (of hopes or expectations) prevented from being realized

    "the rising was a revolution of disappointed hopes"

  • Sad (adjective)

    feeling or showing sorrow; unhappy

    "they looked at her with sad, anxious faces"

    "I was sad and subdued"

  • Sad (adjective)

    causing or characterized by sorrow or regret; unfortunate and regrettable

    "a sad day for us all"

    "he told her the sad story of his life"

  • Sad (adjective)

    pathetically inadequate or unfashionable

    "the show is tongue-in-cheek—anyone who takes it seriously is a bit sad"

  • Sad (adjective)

    (of dough) heavy through having failed to rise.

Oxford Dictionary
  • Disappointed (adjective)

    Defeated of expectation or hope; balked; as, a disappointed person or hope.

  • Disappointed (adjective)

    Unprepared; unequipped.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Sated; satisfied; weary; tired.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Heavy; weighty; ponderous; close; hard.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Dull; grave; dark; somber; - said of colors.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Serious; grave; sober; steadfast; not light or frivolous.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Affected with grief or unhappiness; cast down with affliction; downcast; gloomy; mournful.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Afflictive; calamitous; causing sorrow; as, a sad accident; a sad misfortune.

  • Sad (adjective)

    Hence, bad; naughty; troublesome; wicked.

  • Sad

    To make sorrowful; to sadden.

  • Sad (noun)

    Seasonal affective disorder.

Webster Dictionary
  • Disappointed (adjective)

    disappointingly unsuccessful;

    "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"

    "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"

    "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"

    "his best efforts were thwarted"

  • Sad (adjective)

    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"

  • Sad (adjective)

    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"

  • Sad (adjective)

    bad; unfortunate;

    "my finances were in a deplorable state"

    "a lamentable decision"

    "her clothes were in sad shape"

    "a sorry state of affairs"

Princeton's WordNet

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