Sadness in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Sadness

(uncountable) The state or emotion of being sad. | (countable) An event in one's life that causes sadness.

Short Example Sentences for Sadness

  • 1. With infinite sadness and a hopeless calm. 🔊
  • 2. And sorrow will vanish and sadness and care! 🔊
  • 3. Mark thought there was a look of sadness on her face. 🔊
  • 4. I do not feel any sadness in recalling his life. 🔊
  • 5. A look of sadness replaced the flush on her face. 🔊
  • 6. But it is not of my sadness that I wish to speak. 🔊
  • 7. A look of sadness passed over Kut-le's face. 🔊
  • 8. A fleeting shadow of sadness seemed to cross Meryl's face. 🔊

How to use Sadness in Sentences?

  • 1. This sadness is most apt to beset those who have anything to do with the work of education. 🔊
  • 2. The reserve and sadness which had recently come upon him were not to his disadvantage socially. 🔊
  • 3. And so understanding he clasped it, a sadness on his face she had never seen there before. 🔊
  • 4. Their cruise was almost at an end, and possibly a little sadness had crept over them both. 🔊
  • 5. But he gave me a feeling of vivid sadness, a sadness that gleamed like phosphorescence. 🔊
  • 6. The humility, the sadness of her tone rose quickly to a passionate self-denunciation. 🔊
  • 7. This remark was made in jest, and yet not without a certain sadness of tone and manner. 🔊
  • 8. But she slowly shook her head, as though the heavy sadness of her heart still possessed her. 🔊
  • 9. Their mother was often spoken of in this way, naturally, and not with any sadness or regret. 🔊
  • 10. Beryl noticed that the sadness in their faces was akin to that of Time, with one exception. 🔊
  • 11. What brings that fond smile, and dispels every trace Of sadness and tears on the dear, aged face? 🔊
  • 12. The only sadness in his life was in knowing that he could not help people in a place where there was no snow. 🔊
  • 13. It was evidently mere sadness about the quick death of the child which gave to the experience its emotional tone. 🔊
  • 14. Already he had found that her frown can be mirth-provoking, and her smile of a sadness beyond description. 🔊
  • 15. Gladys was pale herself, and had a strong sense of the sadness of the occasion, still she had a feeling of importance. 🔊
  • 16. As she looked at the room a feeling of indescribable sadness crept over her, and a sigh of bitterness burst from her throbbing bosom. 🔊
  • 17. Wept as if her whole life had been changed in a moment, from one of joy and happiness, to that of sadness and misery. 🔊
  • 18. With the deep sadness still in her face she turned, because a step was approaching round a tall boulder beside her. 🔊
  • 19. For a long time she stood looking at them, her face set in that patient sadness seen in those whose only holding is the past. 🔊
  • 20. The sadness in his voice would have killed me if I hadn't let it madden me instead. 🔊
  • 21. The voice held a note of sadness which touched the girl deeply, and she suddenly noted that the fine patrician face had aged. 🔊
  • 22. Some lights now and then diversify the general gloom of his stanzas; but, even then, an air of sadness still pervades them. 🔊
  • 23. The girl caught the sound, and, turning with the quickness of a wild creature, caught the sadness in his face. 🔊
  • 24. No school is found on Boeroe, and the simple people assert with submissive sadness that nothing is done for them. 🔊
  • 25. The siren could sing no longer; her voice died away, and she gazed on the troubled sea with a wistful sadness in her great eyes. 🔊
  • 26. He had succeeded, so he reasoned with himself insistently; and yet a strange apathy, a sadness rather than exultation, enveloped him. 🔊
  • 27. He carried Kosciuszko to carriage or couch, and distracted his sadness by his admirable playing on the horn and by his sweet singing. 🔊