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


Tip: Pinyin can be entered with or without tone numbers, e.g. 'nihao' or 'ni3hao3'.
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