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Feeling sad or unhappy

sad

adjective

feeling unhappy, especially because something bad has happened

unhappy

adjective

feeling sad or upset

gloomy

adjective

feeling sad and without hope

sombre

adjective

serious, or sad

melancholy

adjective

feeling or looking sad and without hope, or making you feel sad and without hope

sorrowful

adjective

feeling, expressing, or causing great sadness

subdued

adjective

quiet and slightly sad or worried

bleak

adjective

without any reasons to feel happy or hopeful

wistful

adjective

slightly sad because you want to have or to do something

homesick

adjective

feeling sad and alone because you are far from home

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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