"Sad" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 bù xìng misfortune / adversity / unfortunate / sad / unfortunately / CL:個|个[ge4]
 bēi shāng sad / sorrowful
 shāng gǎn sad / emotional / sentimental / pathos
 àn rán dim / sad
 gǎn shāng sad / downhearted / sentimental / pathos / melancholy
 shāng bēi sad / sorrowful (literary)
 qī chǔ sad / wretched / miserable
 bēi sad / sadness / sorrow / grief
 qiǎo quiet / sad
 qī intense cold / frigid / dismal / grim / bleak / sad / mournful
 chōng grieved / distressed / sad / uneasy
 chuàng mournful / sad / grieved / sorry
 xì sad (old)
 bǐng sad / mournful
 cǎo anxious / sad
 juān angry / sad
 jǐn brave / cautious / sad
 tuán sad
 nán guò to feel sad / to feel unwell / (of life) to be difficult
 xīn suān to feel sad
 fā chóu to worry / to fret / to be anxious / to become sad
 xīn suān pungent (taste) / bitter / fig. sad / miserable
 qī měi poignant / sad and beautiful
 bēi gē sad melody / stirring strains / elegy / dirge / threnody / sing with solemn fervor
 bēi míng utter sad calls / lament
 kě gē kě qì lit. you can sing or you can cry (idiom) / fig. deeply moving / happy and sad / inspiring and tragic
 qī wǎn melancholy / moving and sad / sweet and piteous
 chán mián fěi cè (of a person) sad beyond words (idiom) / (of music, literature etc) poignant / very sentimental
 āi wǎn melancholy / sad and moving
 ràng to yield / to permit / to let sb do sth / to have sb do sth / to make sb (feel sad etc) / by (indicates the agent in a passive clause, like 被[bei4])
 xíng yǐng xiāng diào with only body and shadow to comfort each other (idiom) / extremely sad and lonely
 lí qíng bié xù sad feeling at separation (idiom)
 ràng shāng xīn to make grieve, to make sad
 shāng bié sorrowful farewell / sad goodbye
 ài mò dà yú xīn sǐ nothing more sad than a withered heart / no greater sorrow than a heart that never rejoices / (popular culture misquotation of 哀莫大於心死|哀莫大于心死, saying attributed to Confuciu
 miàn dài chóu róng with a sad air / looking melancholy / with a worried look
 bēi suān bitter and sad
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