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#5071sad
#8709horrible
#9372painful
#15772disappointing
#17102miserable
#20906depressing
#25291melancholy
#30054hateful
#30945wretched
#42423distressing
#60125mournful
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How to use saddening in a sentence?

  1. Dave Koontz:

    It's always very saddening to our rescue team when an animal doesn't make it and often the situation is that the animal is past the point of being able to recover.

  2. Angus Hohenboken from aid group:

    There's a landscape of skeleton trees and patchworks of square outlines where houses used to be, it's really quite a saddening sight.

  3. Unknown:

    DISCLAIMER: A society where such disclaimers are needed is saddening.

  4. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan:

    We wouldn't have wished this to happen. But, unfortunately, it did, we hope that the tensions with Russia will not grow and result in more saddening incidents.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    The charges in the indictment against Congressman Chaka Fattah are deeply saddening, congressman Fattah has been a tireless and effective advocate for America's hard-working families across more than 20 years of distinguished service in the House.

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