showing or causing sorrow; unhappy
unsatisfactory or unacceptable
"feeling sad because his dog had died"
"Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"
"she doesn't like sad movies"
"it was a very sad story"
"When I am dead, my dearest, / Sing no sad songs for me"
"my finances were in a deplorable state"
"a lamentable decision"
"her clothes were in sad shape"
"a sorry state of affairs"
Eric is sad because his idol has feet of clay.
出自： A. Wilson
A sad autumn day with the leaves nearly all fallen..with no promise of brightness.
出自： B. Pym
误 She felt sadly because she lost her job.
正 She felt sad because she lost her job.