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sad / sorrowful
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  *悲* | 悲* | *悲
sad / sadness / sorrow / grief
mercy
miserable / tragic
HSK 6
tragedy / CL: 齣|出
lamentable
grieved / sorrowful
HSK 6
pessimistic
HSK 5
Les Misérables (1862) by Victor Hugo 維克多·雨果|维克多·雨果
sad / sorrowful (literary)
mournful
grief and indignation
sad melody / stirring strains / elegy / dirge / threnody / sing with solemn fervor
grieved / sorrowful
solemn and stirring / moving and tragic
joys and sorrows / partings and reunions / the vicissitudes of life
sorrowful / dismal
Xu Beihong (1895-1953), famous European trained painter and influential art teacher
extreme joy turns to sorrow (idiom); Don't celebrate too soon, things could still go wrong!
forlorn / miserable
to take pity on sb / compassionate
to bemoan the state of the universe and pity the fate of mankind
mournful
to weep with grief
mournful
lit. if the rabbit dies, the fox grieves (idiom); fig. to have sympathy with a like-minded person in distress
if you are lazy in your prime, you'll be sorry in your old age
melancholy
vain regrets of old age (idiom)
mixed feelings of grief and joy
utter sad calls / lament
to bewail / to sigh mournfully / to lament
(Internet slang) miserable / pathetic / the pits
mercy as the guiding principle (idiom); the Buddhist teaching that nothing is valid except compassion
tragic
pitiable / sorrowful
tragedy of the commons (economics)
mourn / grieve over sb's death
sorrow / tragic
tragicomedy
to turn grief into happiness (idiom)
bitter and sad
unable to control one's grief (idiom); overwrought / overcome with sorrow / heartbroken
phoney mercy / sham benevolence / crocodile tears
the Great Compassion Mantra
to bewail / to sigh mournfully / to lament
to try hard to suppress one's grief (idiom)
sorrowful / grieved
to sing instead of weep (idiom)
to choke with grief
grieved / sorrowful
to wail with grief / plaintive cry
not to become attached to material things, not to pity oneself
tragic flaw (Aristotle's hamartia)
lamentations fill the roads (idiom); severe suffering all around
grieved / miserable
great release of sorrow / to burst into tears


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