What does the word sadden mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Sadness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Sadly.

Usage examples for sadden

  1. These Sunday excursions, which honest Risler organized to amuse Sidonie, served only to sadden her still more. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  2. A world that had risen to great heights of emotion in this valley was dead, but that did not sadden him. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens