What does the word unhappy mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Unhappiness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Sad; depressed.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Causing misery; unfortunate.

Usage examples for unhappy

  1. " Mother," he said one evening, when she came to get him ready for the night, " would you be very unhappy if I went away from you?" – The Story of Jessie by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  2. It made him, he knew, very unhappy. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  3. " Uncle," said Lucy, speaking very quickly, " you are unhappy. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English