experiencing or showing or causing sorrow or unhappiness
- "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad - Christina Rossetti"
- "he looks so sad"
expressive of sorrow
- "a sad movie"
- "the unhappy (or sad) news"
- "When I am dead, my dearest, / Sing no sad songs for me - Christina Rossetti"
- "her clothes were in sad shape"