How to use saddened in a sentence

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Deeply saddened that neither way would save them from the approaching eternal damnation, she started to fix her things and go home.
Working in a sterile office for three long years left me repressed and saddened by the world.
Political leaders saddened by Princess Margaret's death have paid tribute to the popular royal.
Being unable to read sometimes slowed me down when I lost my way on the road and kept me from being all I could be, but it no longer saddened me.
Many people were saddened to hear of the death of Maureen Potter in Dublin last week.
I am greatly saddened by incidents which reflect poorly upon the young people of Wallington.
Londonist was saddened to hear the news of the death of Sir John Mills over the weekend.
His death last week saddened me and all who had worked with him, for Mick was a truly likeable fellow.
News of his death at a relatively young age saddened his many friends in the local area.
The entire area is deeply shocked and saddened by this untimely and tragic death.
I looked deep into his eyes, and saw only emptiness, and I was greatly saddened by it.
Econ director David Lupton said they were shocked and saddened by her death.
Unconnected in any way I was greatly saddened to learn of the death of George Harrison.
Bolton cricket has been saddened by the death in hospital yesterday of Frank Baldwin.
How could you not love the idea of giving a teddy bear to a saddened and scared child?
Some will nod heads knowingly while other saddened souls will simply shake theirs.
And to attempt to sound dignified and saddened at being traduced by the ingrate just makes the humiliation complete.
Everyone at the school is extremely shaken and saddened by the tragic accident.
The tragic death has shocked and saddened the local community and shattered his family.
The fact that kids had lost the freedom to enjoy trick or treating saddened Michael.
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Examples from Classical Literature
The same sweet smile lingered about his mouth, although pain and suffering had saddened that baby-face.
It was truly a via dolorosa, and we walked on it with saddened hearts, musing on the awful sufferings our countrymen had endured.
He loved, and the transient doubt which had saddened his thoughts could not struggle against a thought which was now eradicable.
There is something like a sob to the perfecting press, as though saddened by the very thought of the abuses it must reform.
And why should he have saddened her by his doubts, since he was so desirous of her cure?
At the conclusion of the film Kedzie was saddened by a ballad sung by an adenoid tenor.
I felt upset and saddened, so sad that I imagined everything was over for me.
But it has saddened me to think that you did not deem me worthy of a closer confidence.
The theme occasioned as much enthusiasm as could be expected from hearts saddened by disconsolation.
Perhaps, had that seer of the future been a friend, I should have been secretly saddened.
But to-day Dickie had appeared saddened by dans and Clarences troubles.
The country was saddened, moreover, with grievous sicknesses.
Looking gently at him again, she was surprised and saddened to see that there were tears in his eyes.
I WAS deeply saddened to read in your recent article that Liverpool Hope student Alisha Bartolini, 18, died of meningitis.
Hence its sensuousness is tempered, refined, saddened by philosophy.
I was both shocked and saddened to learn that a large proportion of the NHS budget for midwifery is paid out in negligence claims.
I am saddened that a company that purports to embrace diversity is pandering to the mindless homophobia of a s mall-minded minority.
If sorrow was thirsty, there was drink if hungry, there was food if it sunk down upon and saddened the heart, here were the means supplied of mirth, or at least of amusement.
I was very saddened to learn of the passing of Mother Waddles.
We are saddened by the decision of the Church to excommunicate a citizen.
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