Thesaurus

sad

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of sad

1 feeling unhappiness
  • movies in which the hero dies always make us feel sad

Synonyms for sad

Words Related to sad

Near Antonyms for sad

Antonyms for sad

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about sad

Time Traveler for sad

Time Traveler

The first known use of sad was in the 13th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Sad.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sad. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on sad

Dictionary: Definition of sad

Medical Dictionary: Definition of sad

Nglish: Translation of sad for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of sad for Arabic Speakers

Comments on sad

What made you want to look up sad? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Star Wars Words Quiz

  • cu jedi training
  • The bounty portion of bounty hunters (such as Boba Fett) comes from a Latin word meaning
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!